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 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
After looking at the definition, you can’t use the word utinni (it means “wow”) as I’m using it in my haiku, but c’mon, it fit so perfectly. In Which I Recite 3 Happy Memories of Jawas 1. Jawas always bring back one clear memory for me, and it was the first time I watched … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Jawa Joy