The Handmaid’s Diaries: A Deep Dive Into The Handmaid’s Tale

Join Mary & Blake as we enter the world of Gilead, the Handmaids and all it has to offer. This will be a break down after every episode or group of episodes we watch, and will serve as an informal guide to anyone who wants to join along in the fun!

The Handmaid’s Diaries: The Bridge – Episode 1.09

Today we’re chatting The Handmaid’s Tale: The Bridge – episode 1.09. Any journey throughout a television show requires three main parts – characters, relationships, and change.  But most importantly, payoff. Luckily, we get plenty of all them here…

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The Handmaid’s Diaries: The Bridge – Episode 1.09

The Handmaid’s Diaries: Jezebels – Episode 1.08

Today we’re chatting The Handmaid’s Tale: Jezebels – episode 1.08. I discuss why this is getting uncomfortable, why this flashback works, and why I so badly want to punch Nick in the face… 

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The Handmaid’s Diaries: Jezebels – Episode 1.08

The Handmaid’s Diaries: The Other Side – Episode 1.07

Today we’re discussing The Handmaid’s Tale: The Other Side – Episode 1.07.  We get a clear look into another world, but it seems to fall a little flat because I’m not sure why we should care…

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The Handmaid’s Diaries: The Other Side – Episode 1.07

The Handmaid’s Diaries: A Woman’s Place – Episode 1.06

The Handmaid’s Tale: A Woman’s Place – episode 1.06 review: a fantastic tale of world building, getting too much of what you ask for, and shock endings…

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The Handmaid’s Diaries: A Woman’s Place – Episode 1.06

The Handmaid’s Diaries: Episode 1.05 – Faithful

Let’s break down The Handmaid’s Tale episode 1.05, “Faithful”. We’ll cover why this episode continues the excellent run from the show so far, and why “desperation” is a hell of a drug.

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The Handmaid’s Diaries: Episode 1.05 – Faithful

The Handmaid’s Diaries: Episode 1.04 – Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum

  Today we’re discussing The Handmaid’s Tale episode 1.04: Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum – including ideas of hope, a confusing tale of rebellion, and silence being key…

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The Handmaid’s Diaries: Episode 1.04 – Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum