J. C., Tehachapi High School All Films: How does faith play a role in Luke and/or Anakin's journey? What do they put their faith in? Why? What are the results of their faith? You may draw your examples from one or several films. Faith plays a big role in the Star Wars stories with Luke, … Continue reading Secondary Star Wars: Gotta Have Faith-uh, Faith-uh, Faith-uh!
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?
We recently had the pleasure of chatting with Tony Russo, a former writer for the West End Games Star Wars role playing game system, and current author of several of his own stories including a very nice Star Wars piece titled, Red Moon Rising. Hopefully your interest in his particular take on the Star Wars galaxy … Continue reading Red Moon Rising – A Star Wars Story by Tony Russo
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
Alright, class, your blog topic for the day is "Star Wars;" now, sit down at your computer and write a one-take final draft while staying perfectly silent - it's due at the end of this blog post. You may begin...now! So, yeah, that's basically how it's done. Go ahead and get started! Okay, not really. … Continue reading Blog Squadron – Mission #4: Writing Process, Quirks, & Routines