How does one go about rewriting the story of a beloved character without undoing his hard-won happily ever after? That was the dilemma facing the writers after last season’s picturesque “Last Supper” at Granny’s. Everyone was happy, everyone was together, … Continue reading
I don’t believe I have ever, ever felt this kind of trepidation about a freaking TV show. If I were the type to care about my nails, I’d be pissed at how I’ve chewed them to ragged nubs, but damn. … Continue reading
It’s the season finale, and while I’m titillated at the thought of Emma forgetting everything and getting to meet Killian for the first time yet again (what are we up to now? 4?), I am facing this evening with no … Continue reading
Holy Damn. Damn. I just . . . Damn. Forgive me, but the words aren’t coming so good. Perhaps I should sing! I do have a Theatre degree with a minor in music, you know, so my inner Theatre nerd … Continue reading
At long last, the musical episode – and a Captain Swan wedding? Are we ready, my lovelies? I am counting the hours!
We begin “Many Years Ago” at the moment of Rumple’s immaculately clean birth to a still-human Fiona. In a callback to Henry’s birth scene, the candles flicker, flame out and revive. Rumple’s parents clearly love the hell out of him, … Continue reading
We open tonight on teen Zelena who comes upon a young woodcutter who’s trying to rescue a fallen bird’s nest. Zelena heals the broken egg with magic and replaces a nest in a tree. The woodcutter’s name is Stanum, and … Continue reading