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Home for the holidays: A story in five parts

Suitcases and shopping carts She’s been counting down to her flight home since the beginning of the month. It’s been an agonizing few days of submitting papers and clocking in last-minute work obligations, and she can’t wait one more second. Her suitcases are lying open on the floor – half packed – with over a… Continue reading Home for the holidays: A story in five parts

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Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #6: Relatable Rory?!

Rory’s high school to college transition is the only thing about her I can relate to. I don’t think she peaked in high school, I think she just discovered the bottomless pool of distractions that is college life. When I was in school, I woke up before 7 every morning and exercised (even though I… Continue reading Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #6: Relatable Rory?!

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Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #5: Mini Rants

So far, you’ve dealt with just one terrible opinion at a time. You thought things were easy. What a shock for you. I have now decided it’s time to pelt you with take after take. Mostly because I take pleasure in your pain but also because these are way too short to have their own… Continue reading Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #5: Mini Rants

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Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #4: Luke and NO-relai (sorry)

Did Luke and Lorelai have anything in common? Let’s see. He was the only person on the show with any sense of financial responsibility. She lived in a mansion and couldn’t upgrade her lumpy couch. He served unhealthy food while constantly growling about how his unhealthy food will kill you. She inhaled coffee and exhaled… Continue reading Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #4: Luke and NO-relai (sorry)

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Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #3: Rory should’ve married Logan

I obviously don’t push every person in my life to marry early. If you’re 22 and single, please focus on your career. If you’re 22 and in a relationship you’re not sure about, please focus on your career. But if you’re at a crossroads in your career and are in a stable, loving relationship, why… Continue reading Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #3: Rory should’ve married Logan

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Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #2: Justice for Mitchum Huntzberger

Logan’s father wasn’t very nice to his son but he was perfectly polite to Rory when the rest of the family insulted her. He did not deserve to be written as a villain. Did he insult Rory in front of the entire staff? Did he make up vague reasons when he told her she didn’t… Continue reading Gilmore Girls – Unpopular Opinion #2: Justice for Mitchum Huntzberger