This week, This Is Us airs its final episode. Before we say goodbye, let’s give flowers to a few characters that made the show so special.
Category Archives: dawson writes
Cop it or Pop it: These Four Black Series are Currently on the TV Bubble
It’s that time of year: Bubble season. These four series are still out there, waiting to hear their fate. Will your favorite show make the cut?
This Is Him: Four Writing Reasons Why ‘Miguel’ is A Classic Television Episode
This Is Us has always had a way with characters. And words. This week’s episode, “Miguel,” was another masterclass, and another reason why I’ll miss this show so much.
Proud Mary: Happy 25th Anniversary, Share My World
April 2022 marks the 25th anniversary of Mary J. Blige’s third studio album Share My World. It’s time to feel old and also give this project its flowers.
Monologuing In: Who Says it Best–Randall Pearson or Miranda Bailey?
I love words. And television.Which means that because of their delivery of said words, these two actors are my faves. Who delivers better? Let’s discuss.
Lost Without Them: How This Weekend’s Campbell/Winans Verzuz Took Me Down Memory Lane
This past weekend’s Easter Verzuz was an incredible reminder of the power of music. And memories. Both BeBe and CeCe and Tina and Erica will always be my faves. Forever.
They Be Acting-Acting: Five Performers That Should Already Have 2022 Emmy Wins Locked Up
This list is very unofficial, but also very necessary. There are five standout television performances that deserve praise now, and definitely in September.
The Makings of Me
My name is Dawson. To kick off National Poetry Month, these are my concessions.
Protect Black Women: Three Times Cory Booker Made These Historic Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings Must-See TV
This week’s confirmation hearing has been historic on so many levels. However, it was Senator Cory Booker, straight outta Newark, that made it must-see TV.
Midweek Music Break: “Best Kept Secret,” TL Cross
I’ve been a fan of TL Cross since the first time I saw him perform at SOBs. After stumbling across the music video for his hit “Best Kept Secret,” I figured it’s time to give him his flowers.