M. C., Mercyhurst Preparatory School The Empire Strikes Back: When Luke has his vision of his friends in danger, maybe dying on Cloud City, he immediately begins to prepare to leave Dagobah to help them. Yoda warns Luke to do so is to endanger their cause and all they fight for. Luke neglects Yoda’s warning and … Continue reading Secondary Star Wars: Would you leave like Luke, or stay with Yoda?
In case you've been living under a rock, A Star Wars Comic is, as stated on their website, "a fan-made monthly anthology series exploring the small moments, characters, and themes of a galaxy far, far away. Each comic is six-pages and they release on the 25th of every month." Without putting too fine a point on … Continue reading A Star Wars Comic: The end of a great year…
There is always a constant shift toward balance in all things, as well as a consistent force pulling things one way or the other. Is he quoting himself right now? Why, yes, yes I am. And, sure, maybe it's a little egocentric of me, but coming up with that sentence for the podcast was the impetus … Continue reading Walking the Star Wars Tight Rope Or: Balance in The Last Jedi
**WARNING! This article contains MAJOR spoilers for The Last Jedi! If you have not seen the film, please DO NOT read this article till you do! Just go watch the film, then come back here okay?** Did you ever hear the tragedy of Ben Solo? I thought not. It's not a story a Jedi would … Continue reading The Tragedy of Ben Solo
M. C., Mercyhurst Preparatory School Revenge of the Sith: Put yourself in Anakin's shoes, emotionally and empathetically. Place the person or people you love most in Padmé's place. Do you think you'd act as Anakin does? Why or why not? Love is an extremely powerful emotion and it has the power to transcend all. When … Continue reading Secondary Star Wars: The Temptation of Anakin Skywalker