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The Road to Wisdom

“I shot through my twenties like a luminous thread through a dark needle, blazing toward my destination: Nowhere.” ~Carrie Fisher

Aging isn’t for sissies, as the expression goes.

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Star Wars Character Review: Poe Dameron

*Warning: This post contains spoilers about the new characters that were introduced to audiences for the episodes seven and eight in the Star Wars franchise. Read at your own risk if you have not seen The Force Awakens Or The Last Jedi. 439 more words

Movies

Toxic masculinity no match for saber-wielding Leia fan

This has been a summer in which the Star Wars fandom seems more divided than ever. The geek community has been forced to confront an alarming amount of toxic masculinity bubbling up from below the surface, whether in the form of “Last Jedi” haters… 3,392 more words

Young Indiana Jones 2.4 - Paris, 1916

The episode where Indy has a brief romance with Mata Hari was one of my favorites from the show’s original run. ABC originally screened it in July of 1993, one of the eight they burned off that summer after canceling the program. 316 more words

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Book Review: The Princess Diarist

Carrie Fisher once gave a cow tongue wrapped in a Tiffany box to a film producer who allegedly attacked her friend. My first thought was “poor cow”, and my second was “yep, that sounds like Fisher.” 709 more words

Books

Should You Read Carrie Fisher’s ‘The Princess Diarist’? (Book Review)

Simple answer:

If you love Star Wars—maybe.

If you don’t—probably not.

I bought The Princess Diarist within the month after Ms. Fisher passed away. 471 more words

Writing

My Girls: A Lifetime with Carrie and Debbie by Todd Fisher

I have never been a Star Wars fanatic (although the love the original three) or a Carrie Fisher fan (in the true sense of the word), but I have read all of Carrie’s books (before she died) and have a Princess Leia doll (in the box since the 1980). 185 more words

Books