It would be foolish not to mention Tatooine in my month of planet haikus and a part of me really thought I should put Tatooine first on my list. This sums up the perfect description of the planet: Han: I think my eyes are getting better. Instead of a big dark blur, I see a … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Tatooine
Before the Prequels, my favorite planet was Endor. I remember there being a lot of speculation about Alderaan because of Leia’s love for it…but I liked the forest moon of Endor. There’s something so majestic about towering trees and I loved that the Ewoks lived high up in them. But when the Prequels came out, … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Naboo
I just took a sneak peek at the new Vader comic book coming out and, man, Palpatine's a bitch. Excuse my language and I do try to refrain from such on this blog, but wow. Normally, I kind of dismiss anything from the comics and books...I find them interesting, and I understand they're canon, … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Palpatine the Witch
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
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!