This Blog’s Year in Review

I rarely do a year in review for my blog, but I happened to be wandering around my stats for the first time in, um, 4 years and thought it might be interesting to share.   Top Posts Costumes and Characters Part III: Luke Skywalker Costuming & Characters: Part I – Princess Leia (Essay) Costume … Continue reading This Blog’s Year in Review

The Skywalker/Palpatine Saga

Alas, I did not get to see TROS one more time in theaters as I was hit with a debilitating sickness and was unable to leave my bed for days, lost my voice, and could barely function. BUT I got to read a lot of blogs on the new movie and think about it a … Continue reading The Skywalker/Palpatine Saga

Finn // Han

In all of Solo, it's rubbed in our face that Han is a "good" person. As an audience, we are led to believe that had he not been presented the situations he was in, he would have turned out alright. More than alright: a kind, goodhearted person. He is juxtaposed against Tobias Beckett and at … Continue reading Finn // Han

Fiction’s Fearless Females: Rey

I have heard that the opposite of love is fear, not hate, which may be first emotion that comes to mind due to the love/hate analogies we often make. If we go by that assumption, then someone who is fearless, or without fear, is someone who loves immensely. When asked by My Comic Relief to … Continue reading Fiction’s Fearless Females: Rey

Emasculating Poe

I was wandering the internet the other day and stumbled upon a section of fans, mostly male, who were furious over Vice Admiral Holdo's treatment of Poe. Namely, that she didn't tell him her plans for escaping the First Order and that she "belittled" him and "emasculated" him. Which made me wonder - if the … Continue reading Emasculating Poe