Podcast Roll Call: Volume II

I am a fan of podcasts. I’ve been listening to them for years. I listen to them while driving, on my way to work, getting ready in the morning, and occasionally at the gym. Over the past year, I’ve nearly doubled the number of podcasts that I listen to and it’s been great. The majority of the podcasts that I listen to are more informational rather … Continue reading Podcast Roll Call: Volume II

Why I Won’t Be Watching Iron Fist

Imagine growing up as a child, watching characters that make you cheer, or smile, or cry on the small and silver screens. Imagine wanting to practice the same craft that the actors and actresses that embody these characters practice. Imagine that after years of hard work, of study, of hustling and grinding to make your dreams come true to realize that such roles that made … Continue reading Why I Won’t Be Watching Iron Fist

Poldark Series Two: My Loves and Hates

Poldark, you know that behemoth of British drama, well its second series came to an end a few weeks ago and I’ve finally, mostly, come to terms with what will be the yearlong wait for the third series to return to our screens. If you haven’t finished watching the second series of Poldark, you’re probably going to want to stop reading here, many spoilers ahead. … Continue reading Poldark Series Two: My Loves and Hates

Musings on Fall 2016 TV: Hits and Misses

When a television show is good, well when it is to me, it’s like magic. It combines all these different, varying elements and creates this tale that draws me in, envelops me in this wave of unique storytelling and takes me on a journey that I don’t want to leave most of the time. That’s what good television is supposed to do, it whisks you … Continue reading Musings on Fall 2016 TV: Hits and Misses

What I’m Watching: Fall 2016

With every fall comes a new season of television and Fall 2016 is no different. Old shows return and new shows are trotted out for our viewing pleasure. Some new shows fail almost immediately and others will hang on for the rest of the season. Returning shows have the job of keeping us engaged and entertained, and if it applies, avoiding the sophomore slump. The … Continue reading What I’m Watching: Fall 2016

Poldark, Series Two So Far

Series two of Poldark is finally here, well it is if you’re British or have access to BBC One channel, if not you’ll have to wait until the 25th of September for it to appear in North America. If you’re anything like me (i.e. fell down the rabbit’s hole that is Poldark) then you’ve been awaiting its arrival in oscillating states of utter excitement and … Continue reading Poldark, Series Two So Far

The Perfect Binge-Watch: The Musketeers (BBC)

The BBC version of The Musketeers appeared on television screens in 2014 and concluded its three series run earlier this year, and what a run it was. With three series and only thirty episodes, The Musketeers, is really a show that is just waiting to be binged, which is what I did this summer and why I’m suggesting you should too. The Musketeers combines some … Continue reading The Perfect Binge-Watch: The Musketeers (BBC)