Discovery really wanted to end this season on a bunch of big emotional notes, reaffirming the ideals of the Federation as something to strive for, and end with a shot for fans to cheer for. It did not succeed.
A recently found concept memo shows a TNG without Gene Roddenberry that includes some elements reminiscent of 'Discovery'
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Ah, to be a fly on the wall in the writers’ room of Star Trek: Discovery. What really happened there? How much of this show grew from Bryan Fuller’s original ideas, and how much of it was scrapped or retooled? Did the writers change...
"Discovery" may not have felt like Trek to start with, but it does now.