Sitting With the Uncomfortable: David Lynch’s Art and OCD

The following is a deeply personal guest post by Sean W. Gallagher. You can -- and should! -- follow them on Twitter (@blackcoffee253). I was always intrigued by David Lynch’s work, but it wasn’t until I was recently diagnosed with OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder) that I understood why his art so enraptured me. On some level, …

Lynch Night: Room to Dream: A Limited Event Book Club Series: Part 4

Welcome back to 25YL’s series on the biography/memoir of David Lynch, Room to Dream. This series is being written by various staff writers, who look at two chapters at a time to examine the highlights and insights of the book. I am personally covering series’ Parts 4 and 5 (this being ‘part 4’) and am …

The Awakening of a Mystery: True Detective, Revisited (Part 1)

  The Awakening of a Mystery There are countless ways to tell a story, but a good detective story usually begins with a dead body. That’s not actually where the story begins, but it is when we-the-viewer often enter the narrative. As the story progresses, we follow living characters as they retrace the past, until …

Sharp Objects Premiere: Gillian Flynn takes over Sunday Night HBO

Gillian Flynn’s highly anticipated book-turned-TV series Sharp Objects debuted on HBO Sunday night, leasing the coveted 9pm slot in the wake of Westworld Season Two. Put simply, many people watched and scrutinized with the same critical eye as they had watched Westworld or Game of Thrones. But what many predicted would be a procedural cop drama …

Andrea Hays Discusses Playing Heidi, That Iconic Giggle, Fry Sauce? & More!

I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Andrea Hays who played Heidi in both the original run of Twin Peaks and The Return. Andrea is as bubbly as her character and this was such a fun interview, I hope you enjoy it. MH: How did you originally learn about the role in Twin Peaks and …