How Good Has Disney Been To Us?

Five long years. Not since Disney bought Lucasfilm; rather, it has been five years since the new canon started in an official capacity. For whatever reason, Star Wars nerds have had a wild preoccupation with what constitutes canonicity, as if each and every one of us were our own personal version of Athanasius.  The old […]

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Saving Luke: Part II

Luke is not perfect.  Shocking, though it may be, he is also human.  And, on the heels of barely surviving his adventures in Return of the Jedi, he struggled to even maintain that humanity.  Yet part of the essence of humanity is how we share that humanity with others, both in personal and broader relationships.  […]

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Saving Luke: Part I

Luke Skywalker has had a rough few years lately.   Star Wars audiences first learned about Luke’s exile via The Force Awakens, driving the main characters’ actions in that film.  We come to learn that one of his students turned to the Dark Side and destroyed the newly-formed Jedi Academy, slaughtering Luke’s students and burning the […]

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