Since there's only so many posts about how the rewrites are going for Alter that you can all stand (they're going great by the way, I'll have the first run through finished by the end of today) I thought I'd talk about some of the things I do in my downtime.
My husband and I love searching for great TV series that we can watch together, and it looks like we've done just that with Da Vinci's Demons!
I just started watching this last night and I have to say that so far, I'm really enjoying it. I love eccentric characters and I think that the creators of this show have done a great job showing the way his (Leonardo Da Vinci's) mind works.
ABOUT THE SHOW
In a world where thought and faith are controlled, one man fights to set knowledge free. The secret history of Leonardo da Vinci's tantalizing life reveals a portrait of a young man tortured by a gift of superhuman genius. He is a heretic intent on exposing the lies of religion. An insurgent seeking to subvert an elitist society. A bastard son who yearns for legitimacy with his father. He finds himself in the midst of a storm that has been brewing for centuries. A conflict between truth and lies, religion and reason, past and future. His aspirations are used against him by the opposing forces of the time-luring him into a game of seduction where those who despise his intellect need him most. Leonardo must take up the fight against foes who use history to suppress the truth. A hero armed only with genius, Da Vinci stands alone against the darkness within, and the darkness without. Facing an uncertain future, his quest for knowledge nearly becomes his undoing as he explores the fringes of his own sanity. Da Vinci throws himself into his genius and emerges as an unstoppable force that lifts an entire era out of darkness and propels it into light. His story becomes a mirror into our own world, calling us all to join his fight to Free the Future.
Here's is the TV.com link, if you want to check it out! It's onhttp://www.tv.com/shows/da-vincis-demons/