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Rough Draught

Jan 2022

Trail of Lightning

Kirsty & Carissa enter a quasi-apocalyptic future full of magic, tricksters, dreamboats, and makeover montages.


Topic: Trail of Lightning by Rebecca Roanhorse

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Dec 2021


Kirsty & Carissa learn to speak properly about class, misogyny, and the expectations we place on the people in our lives.


Topic: Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Dec 2021

Kitchen Confidential

Kirsty & Carissa pop into the kitchen for an adventure in the NYC restaurant scene. And yes, there is a reference to the Nic Cage film Pig (2021).

Topic: Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Nov 2021

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead

Kirsty & Carissa -- or is it Carissa & Kirsty? -- wander through the plot of Hamlet and their own lives with some verbose companions. What is the point???? You decide!


Topic: Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead by Tom Stoppard

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Nov 2021

Children of the Corn

In the October spooktacular finale, Kirsty & Carissa enter a suspiciously empty town and get to the bottom of the corn maze. Twice.


Topic: "Children of the Corn" by Stephen King

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Nov 2021

Between Two Fires

Kirsty & Carissa step back to 14th-century France and encounter plague, demons, biblically accurate angels, and a quest. It's religious horror! It's Lovecraftian! It's all-around weird! What are the fires? Let's find out!


Topic: Between Two Fires by Christopher Buehlman

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Oct 2021

Addams Family Values (1993)

They're creepy and they're kooky, they're watching spooky movies because it's Halloween time! You know what's happening here! Let's talk about Joan Cusack!


Topic: Addams Family Values (1993, dir. Barry Sonnenfeld)

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Oct 2021

Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe

Kirsty & Carissa stay put in Birmingham for an episode full of love, community, and character. Also food. Also crying. Just buckle up, it's a fun one.


Topic: Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Oct 2021

A Confederacy of Dunces

Kirsty & Carissa have a lot of grievances to air, and so does Ignatius P. Reilly. Grab a beignet and let's discuss.


Topic: A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

Sep 2021

Batman Forever (1995)

Kirsty & Carissa work on their villainous puns and characterization as they watch this classic superhero romp, and also take a moment to appreciate Jim Carrey.


Topic: Batman Forever (dir. Joel Schumacher)

Theme: "Make It Ours" by Evermore

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