Okay, let's just talk about The Imperial March of a second. It's a work of genius by John Williams. You could argue it's as well known as the Star Wars main theme (okay, maybe not, but it's probably pretty darn close). How many times have I listened to that music? Gosh, hundreds of times … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! That Imperial March
I had a long drive yesterday. My "commute" is usually 2 steps down the hall into my home office, so yesterday's drive of 1.75 hours to a client site was both a novelty and really boring. I had a lot of time to think and the main things I thought about were Star Wars and … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! The First Order Rebels
For July, my topic is the Rebellion and Resistance. Today, however, I want to look at the semantics of these two words and take a larger view at them. According to the Oxford English Dictionary (my favorite!), rebellion and resistance are defined as: Rebellion - The action or process of resisting authority, control, or convention. Resistance … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Rebellion, Resistance, and Semantics, oh my!
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
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