The Mandalorian: Chapter One

The main point to remember as a devout Star Wars fan is that if you go into any new Disney-released Star Wars material with low expectations or high expectations, you are going to be disappointed. If you have low expectations, it will probably meet them and you’ll complain about it. If you have high expectations, … Continue reading The Mandalorian: Chapter One

Why Rey Should Not Fall in Love

If you follow this blog with any kind of regularity (which there has been none since I had my daughter), you’ll know how much I adore Rey. I like her so much that it blinded me to all faults within TFA when the movie first came out. I named my daughter’s middle name, Rey, because … Continue reading Why Rey Should Not Fall in Love

Duel of the Fates Music Video – Let’s walk down memory lane…

I've been inspired by comments in my last post to put this music video up on my blog to reminisce a bit. What's your favorite part of this video? What memory does it invoke of The Phantom Menace? Do you still get goosebumps watching it? (I do!) Let's take a walk down memory lane together... … Continue reading Duel of the Fates Music Video – Let’s walk down memory lane…

Haiku Me Friday! The Jedi Council

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

Lately, an Inundation of Characters

I’ve come to a slow realization over the past few days regarding the characters in the Prequels, the Original Trilogy, and now the Sequel Trilogy (is that what we’re still calling it? I don’t even know). I feel like the further away we get from the Original Trilogy, the more superfluous characters have become. In … Continue reading Lately, an Inundation of Characters