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Enough Nostalgia Already, Star Wars

Another Star Wars piece written for Wired, and another one that didn’t run for reasons best left undiscussed. It was actually given back to me to offer elsewhere; I would have run it at the Hollywood Reporter, but I felt … Continue reading

March 10, 2014 Writingthoughts ,

Internet Cynicism

Written for Wired, and left unpublished for reasons I can’t explain — there was excitement behind the scenes for it, but it never ran. Who knows? We’re still some distance away from Star Wars: Episode VII — Two years away, … Continue reading

March 5, 2014 Writingthoughts ,

Recently Read, Prose (3/2/13)

Yeah, I’m not quite sure what happened to my reading habits this month; I have the feeling that there are books that I’ve read and entirely forgotten in there, for some reason – I normally read more than this, even … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 Recently Read , , , , ,

366 Songs 304: The Imperial March

What can I say? It seemed appropriate for a day when people lose their shit over Lucasfilm being bought by Disney and a new Star Wars movie was announced, instead of, you know, continuing to lose their shit about a … Continue reading

October 30, 2012 366 Songs , ,

“Includes Six Plastic Bases for Mounting Star Wars Mini Action Figures”

A page from a British toy catalog from 1980, advertising the then-new Empire Strikes Back action figures that were available, along with the Death Star Space Station playset. I had that, what I was a kid; seeing it here is … Continue reading

October 15, 2012