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Episode 226 – Reflections In the Forest of the Night

This week we reflect on another story that wasn’t a hit right out of the gate. Join Deb, Katrina, Lizbeth, and Lynne as they discuss how they feel about “In the Forest of the Night” lo these several years on. We also get to hear Lynne’s pick for her “hindsight is 2020” episode to revisit.

Have you reflected on “In the Forest of the Night” recently? If so, what did you think? Drop us a tweet or let us know in the comments!

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Extra-special thanks to this week’s guest editor, Steven Schapansky of Castria!
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Verity! Episode 58 – The Tyger Sleeps in the Forest of the Night

VerityEpisode58Welcome to what’s probably the least enthusiastic episode of Verity! this series. Join Deb, Erika, Katrina, and Tansy as we mull over what we thought of this episode. While there are no real strong feelings about the story, we’re unanimous in our appreciation of the direction of Sheree Folkson. If nothing else, this was a gorgeous episode! And of course, we make time for some more examination of the Danny-Clara-Doctor triangle.

What did you think of “In the Forest of the Night”? Were you swept away by the fairy tale? Or bored by the twee? Let us know in the comments!

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Bonus links:
Abandoned amusement parks
Erik Stadnik, of Doctor Who: The Writers’ Room and The Doctor Who Book Club Podcast
Verity! Revelry group
Gmork scene from The Neverending Story

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