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Sarah Kowalski and Tigh Rickman are recent graduates of Stonecoast MFA. Both longtime fans of reality televison, they are both relative newcomers to ABC’s The Bachelor. However, much like crack cocaine, it only took a small hit to hook them both, and now both watch religiously with their fiction writers’ eyes.
The Bachelor Deconstructed: Black Eyed Pleas
In the weeks since last we checked in on Brad and his band of lovelies, much has happened. Our hero felt a true connection with dentist Ashley H. on his first one-on-one date, which was a Scooby Doo-esque outing to an empty amusement park in the woods. Together they sat in the electric glow of the midway’s flashing lights and they bonded over each other’s stories of paternal abandonment, and sealing their connection with a kiss.
Brad also went on a one-on-one date with Jackie; this date was a Pretty Woman affair in which Brad lavished her with expensive clothes and baubles and then took her to a private concert by Train. She told him of her extremely limited dating experience and he nodded understandingly. Swaying slowly under the stars to that top-forty song that sounds pretty much like every other Train song, they sealed their connection with a kiss.
Brad also attended a one-on-one date with Ashley S., in which they recorded ‘Kiss from a Rose’ together at the Capitol Records studio in Los Angeles. It was a touching moment for Ashley, as the song was reminiscent of her late father and the times they had together. She and Brad bonded over stories of what it was like to be without a father, and then sealed their bond with a kiss. (more…)