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Good Adaptations and Good Omens

No need to submit a petition. Good Omens is a great adaptation. But why?

Childlikeness and Play in Stranger Things

Matt Civico takes a look at the importance of play in Stranger Things and how it primes our hearts for bravery, hope and faith.

Death Sucks but Game of Thrones Doesn’t

There is no way around it: death is terrible. Say what you will about the Game of Thrones finale but it gets this painful truth right.

Anime Imitates Life: Encouragement from Fairy Tail and My Hero Academia

Fairy Tail and My Hero Academia encouraged Brittany to find her purpose, pursue her dreams, and never give up.

How Nostalgia Helps Us—And How it Hurts Us, Too

Joey takes a look at how nostalgia can add to our lives and benefit the films, games, and shows we love—and how it can likewise be a hindrance.

TITANS: No One To Blame

We choose to move towards life, or towards death. Dick Grayson had the opportunity to change his trajectory, but thankfully it won’t be Dick’s last chance.

The Umbrella Academy: Failing at Family

So often we ignore, isolate, and make our family feel irredeemable. But family, blood or found, should always be the people that the wounded can come home to.

Strength in Vulnerability in Season 2 of The Dragon Prince

Season two of The Dragon Prince continues to deliver deep truth with interspersed levity. If only we could get a season longer than nine episodes!

The Ties That Bind – More Than Romance on Valentine’s Day

Spending time with people is work. There’s no way around that. Whether it’s a stranger or the person you know better than anyone else, it takes more than a smile and small talk to get through life in a way that makes all parties feel valued. These are the experiences that gave us pause and […]

Why Microsoft is Right: “When Everyone Plays, We All Win”

Microsoft's Super Bowl commercial showed us how gaming has the potential to bring people together.