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Musings & Rants

A collection of general observations, atta-boys, and soapbox sermons.

From Snips to Fulcrum: The Ahsoka Novel

  This month's read for my chronological read through of the Star Wars canon was one of the most-anticipated titles of Star Wars literature: Ahsoka by E.K. Johnston. Set in the...

What Lightsabers and Violins Have in Common

What if the Star Wars saga was about something other than the Skywalker family? For just a moment, take your understanding of the saga -...

Adventures in Wild Space

I recently read the Adventures in Wild Space series for my ongoing read-through of the Star Wars canon. This six book series, with a short introductory story are...

Catalyst Reaction

This month's installment in my Star Wars chronological read through is Catalyst A Rogue One Novel by James Luceno. This is the second time I've read this book,...

Dellow Felegates: My Journey with Jar Jar

Star Wars confession time: I didn't always love the prequels. A young adult, when they first released, I didn't appreciate much of what was on...

A Dividing Line – On JJ Abrams

Star Wars news headlines were alive and well this week, which is something that seems par for the course more often than not lately....

Do the Names of Kanan and Ezra Give Us Clues About the Fate of...

Do the Names of Kanan and Ezra Give Us Clues About the Fate of the Jedi? The most talked about line in the trailer for...

There’s No Wrong Way to Star Wars

As I cocoon myself deeper and deeper into Star Wars (and take my family in one way or another with me) I sometimes forget that there...

Small But Mighty: Forces of Destiny

I wanted to write a piece about my family's experience with Forces of Destiny, but struggled to figure out what exactly what. I didn't want...

Double Feature: Rogue One

Art is a curious study. There are no right or wrong answers, but infinite ways to interpret the material. When Star Wars: The Empire...