I watched ESB last weekend, and I’ve always loved this image of Leia: I based this week’s haiku off of that picture…I like the thought of Han’s conflicting feelings over Leia. She is beautiful, but in this instance, she has a very cold beauty about her – she doesn’t lend warmth. When Leia … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Han and Leia on Hoth
Starting this weekend we have exactly 7 weekends left until The Last Jedi arrives in our lives. I decided to use this time to watch one Star Wars episode each weekend. If you've followed my blog for a while, you'll know that I've had a bit of a fascination with the machete theory. I have … Continue reading Starting this weekend – join me 🙂
One of my favorite things about Star Wars, ever since I first saw it when I was a child, was the endings of the movies. As I got older, I saw the endings as slightly corny, but they still satisfied me. Why? Because while George Lucas created endings that were corny or too-nicely-tied-up-in-a-bow, there was … Continue reading Another Happy Landing: The Endings of Star Wars Films
When I took my husband to SWCA in 2015, he was alternately bemused and bored through most of the convention. However, he thought the Running of the Hoods was one of the funniest things he had ever seen. When the Hoods came dashing through the floor and continued outside with everyone following their tail taking … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Need my ice cream!
I’ve been sitting on writing this post for a while. I thought it would be fun, in follow up to the post I wrote years ago on the best compositions in Star Wars (here and here), to instead write my rankings of the soundtracks. Instead of individual pieces, I wanted to look at the soundtracks … Continue reading Ranking the Soundtracks