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Weeks V & VI & VII & VIII…& IX – November in a Nutshell

Part 3: MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 8, Episodes 4 (Holy Matrimony, Murdoch) & 5 (Murdoch Takes Manhattan) Another wedding! And, like in Castle, it was a long-awaited nuptials: in this case, the groom was Detective Murdoch and the bride was Dr. … Continue reading

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Week I – Television is Back in Session – SEASON PREMIERE WEEK (#1)

Both Once Upon a Time and Castle left off with stunning cliffhangers last year. Unsurprisingly, their season premieres picked up right where the last scene left off and kept the story going, moving seamlessly into new chapters. All right, needless … Continue reading

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Week A – Premiere Week…sort of

CASTLE Season 6, Episode 1 (Valkyrie) First out of the gate on my viewing list, the sixth season premiere of Castle was enjoyable and engaging. (Pun intended.)  In the opening scene, the tension from the last season was resolved, but … Continue reading

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Orphan Black – Season 1 Finale

SPOILER ALERT Having finally finished the ten-episode first season of Orphan Black, I now have a better appreciation for the drama and storytelling that this show’s creators took a risk with.  I also see how this show became quite popular … Continue reading

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Week 14 – Wherein Katy Konservativ Realises She Has Watched Too Many Detective Stories, Not That It Will Stop Her

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 2, Episode 12 (In the Name of the Brother) Of all the shows that I follow weekly, this one is the least like a detective story, barring a few episodes.  In fact, one of the … Continue reading

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Week 13 – Bookcarts and Rule Britannia

ONCE UPON A TIME Season 2, Episode 11 (The Outsider) The bookcart is a very dangerous weapon.  When fully loaded with books, it can take down a vicious and well-armed pirate bent on vengeance. Thankfully, the story in this week’s … Continue reading

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Week 12 – Back in the Saddle Again for Winter Premiere Week

With the end of the Christmas season comes the time to watch new episodes again!  A month-long break was not too bad, but eight months is quite another matter.  I love the short seasons of Canadian shows because it makes … Continue reading

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