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've taken quite a bit of break from blogging here. Not on purpose - but mainly due to a packed life right now. Summer has started off with a bang and we've been on the road every Friday for a few weeks going to weddings and weekend trips (I won raffle tickets to see Harry … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Good, Evil, and the Rules of Society
I never paid much attention to Palpatine until I started writing more frequently in this blog. The more I wrote, the more I realized how conniving and masterful he was and wrote a post on him a few years ago. The point of the post was to help others realize how he was playing a … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Palpatine and Love
Isn't it ironic that I absolutely love the Jedi and because of my travel schedule, I was only able to fit in one haiku about them? Devastating. This post is kind of a nod in the direction of Imperial Talker's Lucrehulk post last month (because it got me thinking about the ways in which TPM … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Double Bladed Lightsaber
Sigh. The Jedi. I love the Jedi…the Jedi are part of the reason I became obsessed with Star Wars. The Prequels hit me at the right age where I was beginning to understand larger life issues, where I was going through a time of bullying in middle school, and when I lost all my “friends” … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! The Jedi Council