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Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5:...

Two weeks ago, I made the observation in this space that, in Season 7, Game of Thrones has brought together all these disparate storyline for a common goal. But getting these characters and their varying experiences to agree on one direction...

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 4:

Some of the best work “Game of Thrones” does is when it takes its time and lets its stories breathe. I know it is tough for a show with so many moving parts (well, at least it used to have many parts) to give the time...

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 3: The...

For six seasons (and especially the first five), Game of Thrones told a large story juggling multiple threads spanning thousands of miles. A character could spend their entire time on the show without ever interacting with certain major...

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 2:...

“Stormborn,” the 2nd episode in the penultimate season of Game of Thrones, was act 1 of a large game of risk played out on a large map of Westeros. While last week’s premiere episode gave characters time to breathe and...

Bookshop Tour – Nashville

Used bookshops are some of my favorite places to be.  There is just something revitalizing about browsing the bookshelves, searching for the next book to add to your stack of unread-but-maybe-soon-to-be-read books.  In fact, I have to travel...

Seven Things For Season Seven

Game of Thrones begins its seventh season this Sunday. And here’s seven things you need to know before the penultimate season begins. 1. Dany is coming to Westeros For the first time, the Mother of Dragons sets foot on the land her...