All posts tagged: Sons of Anarchy

Redwood

The problem with a long wait is that it creates expectations. It doesn’t matter what it is, a trip, a party, a date, or a new series. You have plenty of time to imagine how awesome it’s going to be and make up stories in your head. The problem with expectations is that sometimes, they get too high and then, when the moment comes, reality can’t really keep up. Suddenly, that thing you had been waiting for becomes a disappointment. I had been waiting quite a while for the new Sons of Anarchy series, and my expectations were high. Last season ended with a jaw dropping moment. Something that, in hindsight, was going to happen at one point or another, but that you really didn’t expect when it did. The trailers I had seen for season 7 promised a lot of violence and amazing moments. I was really looking forward to it. I’m not going to go into much detail about episode 1 of season 7, because it’s just out and I don’t want to …

September means motorbikes, monsters, mystery writing and science!

It’s on everyone’s mouths, yes, the topic everyone is talking about: September is here and summer is gone (I’ll leave the whole discussion of whether it is truly and officially gone, date-wise, for another time). I love summer, of course. I love the heat, the light, the sun, the feeling that I’m full of energy and being outdoors… I also love autumn, and winter and spring! OK, spring a bit less, mainly because I have allergies, but it’s still right there in the top four! Here I have to say that I’m not one of those: oh my god, autumn is here, drink all the pumpkin-something-tiny-drop-of-coffee-lots-of-milk-spices-spices kind of drinks girl. I don’t think I’ve ever had one of those… Ever. I like autumn because the world around me changes. Suddenly, the days start getting shorter, and the light changes, everything looks as if through a grey filter, very thin at first and a bit thicker as we approach winter. I like seeing the colours of the trees change. I like the fact that I can …