Fan Art Friday! But what color is Jabba anyway?

Imagine Jabba the Hutt in your mind. You see him, right: this big, lumbering, gangster slug? Now...what color is he? Green? Orange belly? But, wait, is it an orange belly? Or is it yellow? Or a weird tan? And what shade of green is he? I'm thinking of three different shades in my head. And … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! But what color is Jabba anyway?

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Fan Art Friday! Old school name(s)

Don't you just love the Original Trilogy with it's old school, kind of lame names? Perfect example is this weeks Ephant Mon. We all know that the name is really Elephant Man because he's kind of an elephant. The lack of imagination sometimes for names in the OT was not like it is now. Other … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Old school name(s)

Haiku Me Friday! Wicket’s Musings & Rehashing the Ewok Hate

Ewoks.  Love them or hate them.  I wrote a post about this three years ago and got some interesting comments that helped demystify it for me, but I still like them. The hardest part for me to understand on this argument is that I think one reason a lot of people hate them is because … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Wicket’s Musings & Rehashing the Ewok Hate

My Love For Star Wars in a Party

When I was 11, I received my first copy of Star Wars Insider from Lucasfilm after writing a letter to George Lucas (I did not get reply from him, alas).  Within the issue, they had a section where they printed letters from fans and readers.  One letter started out as: Dear Insider, I have been … Continue reading My Love For Star Wars in a Party

Fan Art Friday! Homage to the great Princess

After being a total bum and missing last month’s Fan Art Friday, I’m back this month with Mei-Mei.  She picked a great one – a simple picture of Princess Leia so that we could nod our head to the lately departed. Though this picture is simple, it brought up so many memories for me of … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Homage to the great Princess