GREY’S ANATOMY, MIDSEASON 11: Thoughts on the future

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By David Oliver

So, “Grey’s Anatomy” has been pretty morose lately. Rather than recap the last two episodes, I thought I would examine a bit how the show has shifted this season into something new and fresh, and what the timeline looks like for the series’ inevitable close.

Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) and Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo), “Grey’s Anatomy,” photo courtesy http://www.latintimes.com

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GREY’S ANATOMY, S11E8 RECAP: ‘We’re all a risk’

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“Nobody’s memory is perfect or complete.” These words both open the “Grey’s Anatomy” winter finale and come toward the end. This show is certainly delving into its past this season, and as promised it really is the season of Meredith. Get your tissues ready, folks:

Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) and Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey), “Grey’s Anatomy,” photo courtesy http://www.fanpop.com

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GREY’S ANATOMY, S11E7 RECAP: ‘You never get away from it’

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By David Oliver

 

In what was most likely a necessary episode for anyone who didn’t watch “Private Practice,” we got a deeper look into Derek and Amelia’s backstory, particularly Amelia’s drug-riddled past as news spread through the hospital like a dangerous virus (which has totally happened on this show before). Get your scrub caps on:

 

Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) and Amelia Shepherd (Caterina Scorsone), “Grey’s Anatomy,” photo courtesy http://www.hypable.com

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GREY’S ANATOMY, S11E6 RECAP: Secrets, secrets are no fun

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By David Oliver

Anyone else miss “Grey’s” last week? I certainly did. What started out as a disappointing filler episode became more and more telling for our favorite characters, ending with one huge bombshell that has the potential of major aftershocks for many across Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. Scalpel, please:

April Kepner (Sarah Drew) and Karen Kepner (Connie Ray), “Grey’s Anatomy,” photo courtesy http://www.ibtimes.com

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