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Thought Bombs with Bright Tree

Leia Hugs Kylo, Overrated Jedi, and Who Cares About the OT? Pretty sure the Ewoks won’t survive the Thought Bomb… I recently listened to one of my favorite Star Wars podcasts, straight out of the Sanctuary Moon, Bright Tree Radio with Phil and Soph. This particular episode was part of their Thought Bombs series and originally […]

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Ewoks & Opees & Hutts, Oh My!

A look at the Star Wars collectibles I found at Soda City Comic Con Today I took my kids to the third annual Soda City Comic Con in Columbia, SC. The Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center was the perfect locale for the occasion. The floor room was full of vendors selling art, jewelry, games, comic books, […]

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Without the Fans There Can Be No Balance

Hyperspace Podblast Discusses the Impact of Fandom on the SWU I recently listened to one of my favorite Star Wars podcasts Hyperspace Podblast hosted by Shelby and Bryan. This particular episode was entitled “Should Fandom Influence Star Wars Content?” (It’s episode 23 when you go looking for it after reading this article.) Before I get […]

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Draven’s Raging Marauders!

Chapter 1: Mildly Aggressive Negotiations In the three weeks since the destruction of both Alderaan and the Empire’s planet killing Death Star, the Rebel Alliance has been fleeing to all corners of the known galaxy, desperately attempting to evade the crushing grip of Imperial forces. Where Grand Moff Tarkin believed in rule by fear, now […]

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Meditations on the Living Force

Keeping Our Focus Here and Now Where It Belongs I am no Jedi, but I know the Force. In my article, “Your Thoughts Betray You,” I discuss the importance of keeping “your focus here and now, where it belongs.” By doing so you are able to get in touch with the Living Force. But what is […]

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Your Thoughts Betray You

How Star Wars Proves Your Focus Determines Your Reality If you are like me, you probably long believed that the most universal truths Star Wars had to offer came in Empire Strikes Back when Luke started his mentorship under Jedi Master Yoda. My favorite line from Episode V has always been, “Do, or do not. There […]

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Why We Need Forces of Destiny (with audio)

The development of female role models in the Star Wars universe https://bit.ly/2wEsQhD Violence erupts in the Holy City of Jedha. Stormtroopers representing the Imperial War Machine have been ambushed by rebel forces in a coordinated attack masterminded by the extremist Saw Gerrera. Explosions rock the city streets, but the debris, shrapnel and laser fire caused by […]

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