Author Archives: Risa Romano

About Risa Romano

Writer type thing. I work on stories for kids when I'm on the clock and screenplays quite a bit less for kids when I'm not. I have a blog: rambleonnerdyponderings.wordpress.com I'm also the creator and moderator of the Doctor Who vodcast/podcast A Disused Yeti: https://adisusedyeti.wordpress.com/

Running Commentary of “Home” (The X-Files)

Okay. I’m a massive fan of The X-Files, but when first watching the show all the way through, I skipped the episode “Home.” I was watching it with my mother and she didn’t want to sit through it again.  I … Continue reading

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Why Maleficent is Definitely 100% the Best Disney Villain

You know the movie Maleficent? Fuck that movie. Not because it’s a terrible movie. It’s not. I mean, it isn’t great, but it isn’t terrible. Maleficent, the movie, is basically the concept of Wicked (more the musical than the book) … Continue reading

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Top 14 Episodes of Psych

The movie is coming and my mind is stuck on Psych. I should note that, heartbreakingly, Omundson suffered a stroke (BUT HE SURVIVED. HE’S FINE.) just as production on the movie was about to begin, and his role was mostly … Continue reading

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What Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Taught Me About Addiction

Several months ago I fell down the rabbit hole that is Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. I didn’t watch the first two seasons when they premiered. I admit, I found the title a little off-putting and didn’t get how the plot could sustain … Continue reading

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A Preparation Guide to the Wayward Sisters Series

Supernatural is attempting another spin-off. Its first attempt, Supernatural: Bloodlines failed. It was a muddled mess that didn’t follow the rules of the universe. It wasn’t particularly well-written, it wasn’t intriguing, and it wasn’t, and this bit’s important, anything anyone … Continue reading

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The Good Place (02×01) Running Commentary

Spoilers, guys. Spoilers. Go watch the first season. GO WATCH. And then start the second season and read this rubbish. -It’s gonna be impossible to top the end of season 1. But I can’t wait! -Are we setting up Marc Evan … Continue reading

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The Audrey Situation (on Twin Peaks: The Return)

This post contains massive spoilers for Twin Peaks: The Return. Obvs. There are a lot of different things you could talk about in regards to the Twin Peaks finale. There’s a lot of dissection and discussion flying around right now. … Continue reading

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