The Further Adventures of the Meta-Narrative: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Star Wars: The Force Awakens [Part III]

From the previous blog in this series: I had to come back to The Force Awakens understanding that no decision in a script is taken lightly, nor is it accidental. Given that, what was it trying to say both in its own context, and as a meta-work within the frame of Star Wars itself? A […]

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16 Years Without Mom

This is not a maudlin blog. It’s no laborious tour through conflicting emotions and a plea for online sympathy. This is a simple reflection about my mother, about whom I’ve not written in too long. I know that personal pieces like this expose some of my inner thoughts to people who don’t deserve them, but […]

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