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'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