Review of “Anne” Episode 6: “I Want to Be a Heroine in My Own Story”

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Thanks to my friend, novelist and Lucy Maud Montgomery nut Rachel McMillan, I am starting to see this innovative, new "Anne" as a character study, and not a plot driven retelling of AOGG.  I know I have ranted here, and I'm still not thrilled with every change to my beloved story, but I feel … [Read more...]

10 Reasons to Go Deep into the Broken, Beautiful Heart of “Anne with an E”

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 From the theme music--the Tragically Hip's "Ahead of the World by a Century"--on, you know this interpretation of "Anne of Green Gables" will be like none other.  I'm a Canadian expat, living in Michigan, so I was woebegone indeed at the thought of missing the world premiere. I schemed about … [Read more...]