The Central Question of Twin Peaks: When confronted with trauma, do you look away or shovel yourself out? – Electricity Nexus #12

I think I’ve located the central question of Twin Peaks: when confronted with trauma, do you look away from it or do you shovel yourself out? David Lynch and Mark Frost’s advice for when this happens? Strive for enlightenment. Beneath the coffee and donuts and the quirky characters, the original center at the deepest heart of Twin …

The Quantum Mechanics of The Return: Many Worlds Interpretation (Notes from the Bookhouse)

Co-authored by Eileen G. Mykkels and Lindsay Stamhuis Authors' Note: Increasingly these days, there is a certain amount of controversy about the application of concrete scientific theories to works of fiction. It's a curious development. We don't claim to be scientists and we aren't saying that anyone associated with the creative development of The Return sought …

The Autopsy of The Killing: Who Killed Rosie Larsen? – An Introduction

So many great shows end on a cliffhanger after being cancelled (yes, even the original Twin Peaks). Very few shows survive cancellation, and are lucky enough to be revived on another network. Even fewer shows survive after being cancelled twice (it's almost unheard of), but somehow The Killing achieved that incredible feat. So, it goes …

DoppelCooper’s got Black Knight Syndrome and he’s tragically in love with Judy – Electricity Nexus #11

I knew this would be my next column when I found something Bob and Windom Earle have in common, even though parts of the premise of today’s rabbit hole gives me pause. I do believe the Good Dale and his shadow are basically similar people (they are two halves of a whole and all) but …