Topics: Life After The "Real L Word" Four Years Later: Where Are.
While Charles Dickens’ opening line in a Tale of Two Cities has evolved into an awful cliché, I can’t think of a better way to describe The Real L Word than by saying, “it was the best of times, it was the worst of times.”
It’s crazy to realize, but it’s almost been five years since the show every queer woman loved to hate took its last breath. It seems like just yesterday Ilene Chaiken gifted us as well as cursed us with a show we’re still trying to reconcile a sentiment the cast itself also seems to share.
Just recently, I corralled my girlfriend into watching ALL THREE SEASONS of the show, a decision which brought back fond memories as well as a minor case of PTSD.