Grumpy Bird Reviews: Home Sweet Tokyo, Season 2 Episode 01: It’s All Calligraphy

Around this time last year Japan’s NHK World television network put out what was claimed to be the first English language scripted sitcom. I’ll be honest, I was never clear if this claim was for the station itself or the country as a whole. Since the show was also available online, I checked it out. … More Grumpy Bird Reviews: Home Sweet Tokyo, Season 2 Episode 01: It’s All Calligraphy

Grumpy Bird Reviews: Jessica Jones s02e01 AKA Start at the Beginning

Another Netflix/Marvel Show means I am going to try and pace myself and write reviews for the individual episodes. I have had a pretty mixed record of getting this done. For Punisher I only managed to review three shows, which was a shame because I generally liked that series but life was a little busy. … More Grumpy Bird Reviews: Jessica Jones s02e01 AKA Start at the Beginning

My Mom is Awesome

Through the course of the day I needed to supply an Amazon link to my first novel, Deadly Troubadours. While I was there I noticed that there was a new review. Well, huzzah! Already I’m feeling happy because it is a four-star review and that does put a smile on my face. Reading the review … More My Mom is Awesome

Brent & Lydia Talk Starman 38: Starman 31

In the thirty-eigth episode your hosts, Brent and Lydia, continue talking the Jack Knight/Starman Odyssey! Today they talk Starman v2 #31. Intro/Outro music by Mates of State. Presented by Comics League International! If you enjoy the show please visit Brent’s Patreon site and donate. If you enjoyed this post, please like my Facebook author page and become a patron through Patreon. Thanks!

Grumpy Bird Reviews: The Defenders s01e05 Take Shelter

This will be a hard one to review. I try to be objective, but at its heart so much of reviewing is subjective. Time to thread the needle.   The Defenders s01e05 Take Shelter writers: Lauren Schmidt Hissrich, Douglas Petrie & Marco Ramirez director: Uta Briesewitz Netflix Quick Review: In this episode we get some … More Grumpy Bird Reviews: The Defenders s01e05 Take Shelter

Grumpy Bird Reviews: Iron Fist s01e11: Lead Horse Back to Stable

I kept wondering that if this were episode 2 or 3 instead of episode 11, would I be getting more out of it. Maybe I would be able to focus on the little mysteries instead of all the missed opportunities. Maybe. Iron Fist s01e11: Lead Horse Back to Stable writer: Ian Stokes director: Deborah Chow … More Grumpy Bird Reviews: Iron Fist s01e11: Lead Horse Back to Stable