Let’s discuss something that has never been discussed before in the history of humankind or Star Wars: Nature vs. Nurture. (yes, that was sarcasm) My husband said to me the other day, “I wish I could have known your grandfather. I feel like he is to blame for a lot of your controlling tendencies.” That … Continue reading Nature vs. Nurture
I liked it. A lot. I thought the movie was good fun and a much-needed break within the Star Wars universe that has lately become too serious. That’s not too say it wasn’t serious – it was, and I believe most of the movie had a serious undertone – but when I think back on … Continue reading Solo: A Star Wars Review
Who is a better pilot: Han Solo or Anakin Skywalker? We are supposed to think Anakin Skywalker. We are told by Obi-Wan that he was the “best star-pilot in the galaxy”. We see Anakin’s amazing skill on display not only in the podracing scene in TPM, but also at the end when he destroys the … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Who is the better pilot?
Apparently I was supposed to get this done by March 22nd – oops, I completely missed that note the first time I read through the post! I’ll be better next time. First, thanks to Graphic Novelty2, I re-discovered the blog Anakin and His Angel. I remember I had it saved at some point on an … Continue reading Star Wars ComLINKS: Most Emotional Scene
When I went to Celebration/SWCA in 2015, there was a very interesting panel done on the music of the Empire Strikes Back. They took all the music John Williams had written that was left on the cutting room floor per Lucas’ decision and played the original music where Williams intended them to go. Some of … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! The shield doors must be closed