Truth Bee Told features articles from the following authors:


Sam Makowski

Sam Makowski is a published author, avid writer, and world traveler from Calgary, Canada. Not only does she enjoy writing, she also enjoys analyzing the writing of others, whether it be movies, books, or TV shows. In particular, she loves deconstructing themes, characters, and story arcs as well as speculating about what's to come.

April Morris

April Morris is a TV watcher, blog owner, black woman, and mom in the metro-Detroit area. She blogs about her favourite shows and movies and tries to make people aware of media's real-world affect. She's captivated by the way we use media to showcase our ever-evolving views and how we interact with the world, the future of our culture, and strong storytelling. She's also pretty good at using the internet.

Alyssa Harmon

Alyssa Harmon currently lives in Connecticut, having recently graduated with a Master's Degree in political science from Suffolk University in Boston. When not contemplating our imminent doom at the hands of a president who shall not be named, she enjoys a number of television shows, from The X Files to The Bold Type and anything in between. Her taste in films is equally as varied, with the Harry Potter series and Les Miserables being two of her favorites. Her extra time is spent reading and traveling, and also waiting in line for coffee because that is essentially 75% of being an adult.

Gina Houp

Gina Houp is from the sweet, sunshiny hills of Knoxville, Tennessee. She grew up loving stories in every form, from Star Wars to fairytales. Now 29, sci-fi and indie movies are her particular favourites, and over the last 10 years she's come to love TV shows as much as or more than movies. Character development and spiritual symbolism are her kryptonite.

Michaela Martin

Michaela Martin spent the first 10 years of her life in Papua New Guinea, the next 10 in Arizona, and recently moved to New York. She's been writing ever since she learned how and loves talking about her favourite shows, especially when it comes to disability representation. When she's not binge-watching shows or writing, she also enjoys creating art, especially fan art!

Haley Gillilan

Haley Gillilan is an academic librarian in Central Virginia. Growing up, she was always fascinated by pop culture and storytelling, and loved expressing herself through writing. During college, she fell in love with television as an art medium. She's interested in media representation and what makes television unique, as well as the strong community response that it often inspires. When she's not watching TV, she takes road trips, roots for her hometown sports teams, and haunts local coffee shops.

Sarah Dougenik

Sarah Dougenik lives just south of Boston, Massachusetts. She has a passion for the fangirl life and is taking things in exploring that one step at a time. Her interest in fandoms and shows has brought some of the best people into her life and she's always up for expanding on that. Sarah loves disappearing into the different worlds that fiction provides and is always a sucker for good character development.

Jessica Lyons

Jessica Lyons is a Media Studies student, blogger, and TV-fanatic from Boston, Massachusetts. She’s a sucker for beautifully written and complicated character relationships and is especially passionate about shows with LGBTQ+ representation and strong, complex female characters. She also loves anything dystopian that can add to her dread for the future of human civilization.


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