Why The Haunting of Hill House isn’t horror

Horror is a film genre that I notoriously avoid, yet I thought it was a great idea to watch the new Netflix hit series The Haunting of Hill House. I was prepared to have sleepless nights and an irrational fear for basements, but I wasn’t prepared for this.  Even though I appreciate The Exorcist and everything it has done…

10 Essential Life Lessons I Learned From “Gilmore Girls”

When I moved out of my parents’ home to start college last summer, my mother literally begged me to take seven very specific items with me: the seven seasons of “Gilmore Girls”. They turned out to be the first things I packed. For years, my mother and me re-watched “Gilmore Girls”, over and over again,…