May the Odds Be Ever in Your Favor: Teamwork Wins the Day in Doctor Who’s “The Ghost Monument”

"Okay you three. I’m almost gonna miss you." That's what the Doctor said to Ryan, Yaz, and Graham as she pointed her newly made sonic screwdriver at a homemade teleport device. She thought she'd be reunited with her beloved TARDIS and settle into her new life cycle. Instead, she and her newly minted companions found themselves …

World and Time Enough for “The Time Traveler’s Wife”

“Everything seems simple until you think about it. Why is love intensified by absence?” - Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife [Note: Plot spoilers for The Time Traveler's Wife and Doctor Who] It’s no secret that Steven Moffat loves Audrey Niffenegger’s The Time Traveler’s Wife. The book’s concept of lovers living in out-of-order timelines became …

Hello. I’m Doctor Who! A Deep Dive Into Season 10 of the Longest Running Cult Sci-Fi show in the Universe.

In Twin Peaks: The Return, Part 8 'Gotta Light?', David Lynch flew us into the heart of an atomic explosion and away into a strange monochrome dimension where he gave us a meditation on atomic age paranoia, the nature of pure evil, the redeeming power of pure goodness and the promise of strange and uncanny …

All I want for Christmas is Who – Doctor Who: Twice Upon a Time

For a show about time travel it’s remarkable how rarely Doctor Who ever addresses the paradoxical trauma inherent in the concept of visiting one’s own future or past. Outgoing showrunner Steven Moffat, the man who coined the term ‘wibbly wobbly timey wimey’, would probably argue that, of all the writers the show has had over …