"I killed them. Every single one of them. And not just the men. But the women. And the children too. They're like animals. And I slaughtered them like animals. I HATE THEM." -Anakin Skywalker, Attack of the Clones Been a long time, I know. But it was recently May the 4th be with you, followed by... Continue Reading →
Applicable wisdom from the Jedi. How is it that the more I look, the more relevance I can find in Star Wars?
Saturday Sass! Anyone else feel it was a bit rich that a farm boy from Tatooine can tell anyone that they are from nowhere?
QotD: Force Friday Mixed with a little bit of Chirrut and Baze Character Analysis. What really made Rogue One was the characters. I am ALL about the characters. A storyline can be terrible, but if the characters interest me I will see it over and over, and buy the movie. Thankfully, Rogue One is close to... Continue Reading →
While a Star Wars quote, there is so much here. This is a truth seen everywhere, through history, and in our daily lives. This is a truth of the One True Story that is the story of the world. Last year, when teaching Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, and my students were asking why the Senator's hated... Continue Reading →
This quote has always fascinated me. There are two opposing thoughts in just this one line. Darth Vader has been trying to convince Luke to join him in the Empire. He has tried to lure him with the power of the Dark Side. And yet in the same breath he admits that the Dark Side... Continue Reading →
“The Last Jedi” took me a couple watches to get into. But overall it is a solid successor to “The Force Awakens”.
***Spoilers*** Luke's death has made me cry all four times I have watched it. I absolutely love parallels. And watching Luke stare into his own twin suns of Tatooine as he fades into the Force brought up all the emotions of the original "Star Wars" movie. I won't speak for anyone else, but it forcibly... Continue Reading →