Notes from The Bookhouse Babes – What Twin Peaks Means To Me.

This week we opened up the floor to the Babes community and asked, “What does Twin Peaks mean to you?”  We prepared ourselves for receiving many different stories.  What we did not prepare ourselves for was how emotional and personal some of those stories were.  We pride ourselves on being an open and welcome community …

Une Âme Solitaire: Fans in a Living Novel – Jill (Part I)

As I compile fan stories for Une Âme Solitaire, I typically blend direct quotes with my impressions; tapering and honing my subjects’ question responses into a narrative I’d like to read. When I asked Jill to discuss her experiences as a Twin Peaks fan, she treated me to a rich story directly from her heart; already …

Odessa, West Texas: Scorched Oil, Judy’s, and Murder

Before part 18 of Showtime’s 2017 Twin Peaks: A Limited Series Event, Odessa, Texas’ place in television history belonged to Friday night American football with NBC’s Friday Night Lights. To be fair, this attention began much earlier with Tom Bissinger’s 1990 non-fiction biographic book Friday Night Lights, which exposed corruption and inherent racism in the …