A Disappointment Overall – Review of “Star Trek: Picard” Season Two, Episode Eight “Mercy”

Source: IMDB I really wanted to like Episode Eight of Star Trek: Picard’s second season, titled “Mercy”, but I just can’t bring myself to like the overall product. There were some fine moments in the episode but I felt like this episode was treading water in a big way, postponing events not for good story … Continue reading A Disappointment Overall – Review of “Star Trek: Picard” Season Two, Episode Eight “Mercy”

My Favorite “Star Trek: The Next Generation” Episodes – Part 3

Source My first two essays covering my favorite episodes for Star Trek: The Next Generation covered the first three seasons the show. As I was writing the second essay, I realized that there were too many good episodes from the third season that I enjoyed to include any from season four. That holds true for … Continue reading My Favorite “Star Trek: The Next Generation” Episodes – Part 3

My Favorite Star Trek: The Next Generation Episodes (Part 2)

Continuing where I left off in my last essay, Star Trek: The Next Generation was one of the seminal TV shows for me as a child. Without being exposed to Star Trek, I can honestly say that my love for science fiction would not be as strong as it is today. In the first essay, … Continue reading My Favorite Star Trek: The Next Generation Episodes (Part 2)

My Favorite Star Trek: The Next Generation Episodes (Part One)

Poster Art for Star Trek The Next Generation. Source Recently, I went through a binge-watching spree of Star Trek: The Next Generation. For me, this was the Star Trek show that I grew up on. First-run syndication was a fairly new venture in the halcyon days before Cable television became ubiquitous across the nation. Sunday … Continue reading My Favorite Star Trek: The Next Generation Episodes (Part One)