Netflix’s Sibling Dramas: Hill House & Umbrella Academy

Genre Fiction as Family Dramas (Mild Spoilers ahead) I have just finished the first season of Netflix’s Umbrella Academy and I have some stuff to talk about. When watching this Saturday-Morning-style superhero Drama, created Gerard Way of My Chemical Romance fame, I could not help but notice it’s similarities to another Netflix genre series; The Haunting of Hill House by Mike Flanagan (Hush, Oculus & Gerald’s Game). Both shows operate as long-form … Continue reading Netflix’s Sibling Dramas: Hill House & Umbrella Academy

Reading Classics: Dracula and Sherlock

So, my plan is to do weekly blog posts on Fridays. A weekly habit that should help me focus, forces me to put words on screen and put it out there for the world to see. The pleasures of screaming into the void. But what can I talk about? I had a few ideas, but none of them are ready. So let’s do something easy … Continue reading Reading Classics: Dracula and Sherlock