Winter Blog Roundup 2019

Suffice it to say, I haven’t accomplished everything I’d wanted to do by this point.  Nevertheless, I did accomplish and learn a lot. Biggest Lesson:   Professional Blogging is Hard Work! But, it’s also fun.  Whenever I think about quitting, I ask myself how’d feel to not have writing and promoting posts to look forward…

Counting Down to STAR TREK PICARD: Next Gen Episode “Rascals”

Next Gen Season 2 at Barnes & Noble Good morning, Trekkies!  I come from a multigenerational Trekkie family, so I’m cool with the nickname.  You non-Trekkies might enjoy this too, because we all love a great fandom, right?  STAR TREK is one of the oldest and most fun.  In case you’re wondering, I’m also a…

Star Trek Babies: Deanna’s ‘The Child’

I love Kick-Butt Heroines, I really do.  But, I get tired of them.  No one is born all-powerful and not everyone has a warrior personality, male or female.  Furthermore, sometimes it’s a cop-out.  A writer wants to create a strong female character, so he hands her a gun or sword. Counselor Deanna Troi from Star…

Star Trek Babies: Spock & the Power of a Mother’s Love

Baby Spock appears in one of the original series’ movies too, but it’s my least favorite one.  So, I’d rather not talk about it.  I’m not a huge fan of the new Star Trek movies, because they seem more space action than original Gene Roddenberry vision.  But, I do respect them, of course.  And I…

Star Trek Babies: “Friday’s Child”

Original Series, Season 2, Episode 11 For Summary, click here-   http://memory-alpha.wikia.com/wiki/Friday%27s_Child_(episode) “Ootchie-wootchie-cootchie-coo.” – Dr. McCoy “‘Ootchie-wootchie-cootchie-coo,’ Captain?” Mr. Spock “An obscure Earth dialect…”  – Captain Kirk Never underestimate the power of a newborn baby to scare the living daylights out of a grown man.  Or a Vulcan.  I love how hesitant Mr. Spock was to…