Clkytta Gives Last Empress a Second Chance

Recently I asked which drama I should give a second chance and the answer was The Last Empress. There were many reasons why I dropped it back when it was airing, but Drama Geek said something a while back that stuck with me. She mentioned that she was revisiting dramas that she didn’t like to see if she really didn’t like them. That’s what prompted me to reconsider some of my dropped dramas, and here we are!

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Drama Review- Radiant

Never judge a drama by its synopsis.

I have started so many dramas in the past couple of months, prepared to watch a certain story line or genre based on the plot synopsis. After beginning, though, I come to find what I was promised and what I’m actually watching are two entirely different things.  Sometimes, unfulfilled expectations can be super frustrating. And sometimes, they can give you the gift of a fantastic drama you may not have pushed play on otherwise.  Radiant is one of these dramas.  Nothing could have prepared me for the journey I embarked on.  (And that’s probably a good thing!)  Come join DramaGeek and I as we share our thoughts on this hidden gem.

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Reassessing Romance is a Bonus Book

Sometimes the Fangirls have differing opinions about a drama. There are times we have hive-mind-like thoughts about a show, but then there are some dramas  that appeal to one or two of us, but not the rest. That’s not a bad thing at all. We are all different and find value and meaning in a variety of experiences and dramas.  This is certainly the case with Romance is a Bonus Book. Read on to hear why Kdrama Jen kept watching.

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Original VS Remake: My Love From Another Star

Remakes are always fun, and as I was scrolling through Viki I discovered that there is a Filipino remake of My Love From Another Star. Join me as I compare the two dramas and see if this remake is as good as the original. Since this is a comparison, there will be plot spoilers for both dramas. Plus, I’m about halfway through the Filipino version so these are just my first impressions.

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Return – The drama that defied our expectations

Remember way back when? Back when I wrote a 1st impression post and declared that Return was “weird” and I would most likely be dropping it after four episodes? It turned out that I was 100% wrong. Not only didn’t I drop Return but it became one of my favorite recent dramas. So join Kdrama Jen and me (Kmuse) as we discuss what we loved about this drama and how it turned our expectations on their head. Continue reading