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Laura Dern and Kyle MacLachlan in Twin Peaks: The Return

The following piece of flash fiction was inspired by the song "Hotel California" by the Eagles, featuring characters from Twin Peaks created by Mark Frost and David Lynch. It was specifically written for the readers of 25YL. Have a very Merry Christmas...David Lynch-style! It was the holiday season in Odessa, Texas, and after a fair …

“Pop Culture Christmas” – The Staff Discusses Their Favorite Holiday Entertainment!

Welcome back to the site for what is starting to become a tradition of sorts - getting into the holiday spirit. Back in October, we got into the Halloween spirit and in November we shared some Thanksgiving gratitude. So of course we had to celebrate all of the many wonderful holidays in December! For this post, we decided …

A Peaksmas Carol: Who Is Future or Who Is Past, And For That Matter, Who Is Present?

One of my favorite things to watch during Christmas is, A Christmas Carol.  I’ve always loved how the three ghosts, Christmas Past, Present, and Future visit Scrooge and completely change his view of the holiday and life.  I thought to myself, “J.C., wouldn’t it be great to see who the ghosts would be if the …

Creamed Corn: A Miscellany of Thankfulness by the 25 Years Later Staff

As the American Holiday for Thanksgiving, arrives, we at 25 Years Later decided to use it as an opportunity to express some thoughts on our thankfulness. Laura Stewart: "I have a lot to be thankful for this year. My number one always being my five year-old son. He's been through it all my little man, …