Moffat’s Monsters: The Horror Genre of Doctor Who’s Steven Moffat

“What’s that in the mirror or the corner of your eye? What’s that footstep following, but never passing by? Perhaps they’re all just waiting, perhaps when we’re all dead… out they’ll come a-slithering from underneath the bed.” -The Doctor, Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 4, “Listen” (This post will cover the Doctor Who episodes “Blink”, “The Impossible Astronaut/Day… Continue reading Moffat’s Monsters: The Horror Genre of Doctor Who’s Steven Moffat

Captain’s Log, December 2015

Whew. What a month. Christmas, Hanukkah, and the December holidays make for a busy time in America, but I still found time to contribute to the blog. I haven’t gotten to see The Revenant or The Hateful Eight, but I have seen The Force Awakens (okay fine, I’ve seen it twice). I’ve spent some free time trying to catch up on… Continue reading Captain’s Log, December 2015

Why Varys is my favorite Game of Thrones Character

*Spoilers up to and including the season 5 finale of Game of Thrones* Okay. So my title is misleading. There are the big characters that everyone loves – you have your Jons, your Tyrions, your Daeneryses, and Aryas, the ones everyone loves – and then you have your fan favorites, the personal favorites, the lesser known… Continue reading Why Varys is my favorite Game of Thrones Character