Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – PART 14

Cor blimey Piehards, it’s only Part 14 of Twin Peaks The Return! In an episode jam packed with developments, we finally venture to Jack Rabbit’s Palace, learn the history of the first Blue Rose case, and hear a tall tale about a green gardening glove, not to mention Sarah’s dramatic night out. But perhaps the strangest and most affecting moments come when watching Cole’s memory of a memory wrapped in a dream.

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-14 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: PART 14

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – A Slice of Pie at Worldcon 75

Join us for a second special episode of Time for Cherry Pie & Coffee as we share “A Slice of Pie” with authors Chris Butler and Neil Williamson at Worldcon 75. We discuss how they feel about Twin Peaks coming back after so long, how new and old characters are being handled, and the unusual pacing and plot structure of the show.  Thanks for joining us, Chris and Neil!

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-13 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Follow Chris on Twitter @cbutler12 and Neil at @neilwilliamson. Chris is the author of The Flight of the Ravens and Any Time Now, and you can find out more about his fiction on his website. Neil Williamson is the author of The Moon King, Secret Language and The Memoirist, and you can find out more about him and his work at his website.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: A Slice of Pie

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – A Slice of Pie with Seth Mnookin

Join us for a special episode of Time for Cherry Pie & Coffee as we share “A Slice of Pie” with journalist, writer, MIT professor and Twin Peaks fan Seth Mnookin. We discuss his feelings about The Return, favourite moments and delve into a few theories about what is going on. Thanks for joining us Seth!

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-13 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Follow Seth on Twitter @sethmnookin and find out more about his work on his website!

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: A Slice of Pie

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – PART 13

Part 13 of Twin Peaks The Return sees events move ever closer to the town itself. But time itself seems to be be playing tricks there. After a long gap we see the return of Mr C as his pursuit of Ray reaches its climax. Developments in Las Vegas seem to be nearing their conclusion. The mystery of Audrey’s arc is getting deeper. And let’s not forget the latest headline act at The Roadhouse.

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-13 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: PART 13

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – PART 12

Part 12 of Twin Peaks The Return is likely to be considered a divisive episode in the new season. The history of the Blue Rose division is revealed, the motives of Diane are further examined, and whilst Sarah Palmer’s arc hits the ground running, the long awaited return of Audrey Horne remains enigmatic. But that won’t stop us trying to figure it out. We delve into the significance of fathers and sons, the French Woman, and Doppeljerky. It wasn’t peak Peaks, but rummaging around the episode with a gold shovel helps. Let’s Rock!

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-12 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: PART 12

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – Our Pod Has A Message From You (Special Episode)

Before Part 12 of Twin Peaks: The Return, we have put together a special bonus episode featuring listener questions: Our Pod Has A Message From You! Topics include alternative timelines and realities, Laura Palmer’s arc, puke zombie girl, and the Arthurian connections. Thanks to everyone who submitted such fantastic questions and talking points.

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-11 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: Our Pod Has A Message From You

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – PART 11

Part 11 of Twin Peaks: The Return seems to signal the end of Act 2 as people, places and plotstrands come into alignment featuring big developments in Buckhorn, Las Vegas and Twin Peaks. This wonderful hour combines so many different tones: suspense, melodrama, humour, absurdity and horror. Lynch and Frost have taken us to the site. We’re about the enter the Zone.

Contains big spoilers for Parts 1-11 and the Twin Peaks canon.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: PART 11

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Time for Cherry Pie and Coffee – PART 10

We sent Candie out to fetch our Part 10 episode, so naturally it’s a day late! After this brutal episode of Twin Peaks we discuss how the pendulum of violence swings from the distressing to the absurd. Perhaps one of the darkest hours of Twin Peaks yet focusing all too closely on the evil that men do. As the Log Lady says, now the circle is almost complete. Watch and listen to the dream of time and space.

Contains spoilers for Parts 1-10, Seasons 1 & 2, The Secret History of Twin Peaks and FWWM.

Join us on Twitter @TFCAA and don’t forget to cast your vote in our newest #PollFromCole. Thanks to everyone who has voted, liked and shared these so far!


Direct download: PART 10

The Time for Cherry Pie And Coffee episodes will run concurrently with our regular Time for Cakes and Ale ones and are available via our main podcast feed. Find out more here.

Keeping the Mystery Alive: what Doctor Who can learn from Twin Peaks

In an era when marketing a TV show relies heavily on revealing content in press screenings, trailers and interviews, the secrecy surrounding Twin Peaks: The Return has been central to its success with fans. Why has Doctor Who lost the element of surprise – and how can it learn from the refreshing spoiler-free approach of Twin Peaks? … Continue reading