RANT: Bad Endings

Another blast from the Argh Draft Vault:

I have been thinking about endings lately because I saw a TV movie and read a children’s book, both of which had endings that were horribly wrong, not because they didn’t turn out the way I expected but because they didn’t fit their stories. I think that endings, both in story and in life, have to make sense because otherwise they really don’t end, they lurk in the background while your subconscious tries to find the justice in them, like trying to get a popcorn kernel out of the back molar of your brain. Continue reading