When I finished with Season 1 of Castle Rock, I really couldn’t see where they could go with the story in the future. I thought that the show writers had written themselves into a corner. When Season 2 began, and featured none of the characters or apparent storylines from the first season, I thought: “Aha! […]Read more "Castle Rock: Season 2 — a review"
I’ve never read the book NOS4A2, by Joe Hill (who we all know is Stephen King’s eldest son). I have it on a shelf in my library closet. This is a deep, walk-in closet in our office that’s lined with bookshelves, which are, naturally, filled with books. The closet was built like this when we […]Read more "NOS4A2: Season 1: Episode 1: “The Shorter Way”"
There will be SPOILERS. You have been warned. The third season of Supernatural was only 16 episodes long because of the Writers Guild of America strike from November 2007 to February 2008. I have learned to appreciate shorter television seasons because it encourages tighter plotting and fewer meandering story side trips. Still, this season seems […]Read more "Supernatural: Season 3 — a review"
There are SPOILERS in this post. You have been warned. At the end of Season 1, Sam, Dean and John Winchester were involved in a serious car accident. As Season 2 opens, Dean is in a coma, possibly dying. Sam and his father John have suffered minor injuries. Dean has an out-of-body experience and a […]Read more "Supernatural: Season 2 — a review"