Media Studies and Fandom · School

Ten Years Gone: Grey’s Anatomy’s “How to Save a Life”

Ten Years Gone: Spoiler Alert: The following blog post contains details about the April 23, 2015 episode of Grey’s Anatomy, “How to Save a Life.” I have watched Grey’s Anatomy  (Imdb Link: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0413573/) since its first brief and dazzling season, instantly captivated by a story that began with boy meets girl. The show started with… Continue reading Ten Years Gone: Grey’s Anatomy’s “How to Save a Life”

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Reflections (and a little of New Orleans) 

The problem with the end of the semester (and the craziness that is the start of the spring wedding season) is that I feel like I am facing this strange polar opposite/vortex/soul-sucking craziness that is threatening to rip me in two. A few weeks ago, I was in New Orleans for PCA, and had a… Continue reading Reflections (and a little of New Orleans) 

Media Studies and Fandom · phd · School

Saying Goodbye to Justified: The Justified Series Finale

This blog post was originally posted on 4.19.15 for the “Endings” Class blog in my graduate level Studies in Narratology course, taught by Dr. David Lavery. See the Course homepage here here, and view other “Endlings” blog posts here: http://narrativeendings.blogspot.com/ While discussing our expectations for the series finale of FX’s Justified, my husband admitted that he… Continue reading Saying Goodbye to Justified: The Justified Series Finale

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Update (or, the blog post helping me avoid responsibility)

So, I had all these goals of writing regularly, but then life decided to come in and mess all of that up. About a week into the semester, I accidentally cut my index finger on my right hand. The cut was so deep that I ended up needing surgery a week after that, and then… Continue reading Update (or, the blog post helping me avoid responsibility)