Oh dear. This was one of those FAFs where I came away thinking, "Wtf?" It was interesting but I definitely didn't have any vision going into this and it shows. The first thing I did was start coloring what I thought were the Imperial crests. When I was on my third one, I all of … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Falcons and Vaders and Lightsabers and…?
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
Welcome back to our monthly Fan Art Friday! Mei-Mei and I color the same picture every month from our Star Wars coloring book and then compare/contrast. It's always fun to see how she envisions a picture versus how I interpret a picture. This month was my choice - a Vader inspired mandala. I chose this … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Vader at the Center
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
This scene in ESB is often overlooked. It’s a scene that seems like it could have been left on the cutting floor EXCEPT for the fact that we see Luke use the Force in a way we’ve never seen before. As someone who has grown up with the OT, I’ve gotten used to this scene … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Hanging upside down