Sir, If You’ll Not be Needing Me…

I was talking to a friend the other day and we were saying how glad we were that the Skywalker Saga is over. At first I was shocked to think that, but then I realized that some of my worst fears have come true. I listed them all in this blog post from back in … Continue reading Sir, If You’ll Not be Needing Me…

This Blog’s Year in Review

I rarely do a year in review for my blog, but I happened to be wandering around my stats for the first time in, um, 4 years and thought it might be interesting to share.   Top Posts Costumes and Characters Part III: Luke Skywalker Costuming & Characters: Part I – Princess Leia (Essay) Costume … Continue reading This Blog’s Year in Review

Ages 11 & 12

My posts have been introspective lately. I realized when writing the last post that one of the reasons I have not written more about Star Wars specifically (planets, characters, motivations), is because Star Wars often reflects my life. It’s one of the reasons I love it so much. And since I have been reviewing and … Continue reading Ages 11 & 12

Entertain and Delight Me

I read a quote last week in the book I’m slowly working my way through (Why We Love Star Wars by podcaster Ken Napzok) that I haven’t been able to shake from my mind. Ken writes, Yet, we can never forget (because George never did) that this saga is also meant to entertain and delight … Continue reading Entertain and Delight Me