RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

TrekToday title image

TrekToday - Delta Blues 'Muse' Review

Delta Blues 'Muse' Review

By Christian
May 1, 2000 - 10:48 PM

Jim Wright at Delta Blues has uploaded his review of 'Muse', last week's new Voyager episode. This seemed to be an episode Jim enjoyed:

I've got a soft spot for episodes like this.

Yes, I know. I've seen the email from people who decry the "slam" against fan fiction, where relationships tend to reign supreme and there is so much kissing--and then some--that you wonder where they find the time to do anything else. Like head home, fight for their lives, etc.

Not that I don't enjoy that sometimes. The Voyager of fan fiction is often a fascinating place, rich in characterization. I also enjoy the fast-paced, adrenaline-packed action and adventure that typify the episodes during Sweeps.

But in the midst of the action and adventure that typifies Sweeps episodes, a simple tale well told--rich in symbolism and social awareness and, yes, characterization--is refreshing.

The full review contains a more detailed analysis of the episode, as well as, of course, the usual very long synopsis.

Discuss this news item at Trek BBS!
XML Add TrekToday RSS feed to your news reader or My Yahoo!
Also a CSI: Crime Scene Investigation fan? Then visit CSIFiles.com!

Find more episode info in the Episode Guide.