Monthly Archives: October 2010

sandman cometh

Sleeping feels like death itself. It is the under time, the quiet time. Hush, little baby, don’t you cry the Angels pass the waking ones to take the slumbered few. The Sandman is the Devil’s man draining the souls of … Continue reading

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SWD: Fracturing the Space Time Continuum

Lately I have been re-reading Timothy Zahn’s Star Wars trilogy Heir to the Empire, Dark Force Rising, and The Last Command. Zahn is widely regarded as the best author of Star Wars fiction, and largely because of these three books. … Continue reading

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SWD: Superiority and the Force

Finally! I’ve come to my second favorite section of the Phantom Menace: the pulse-pounding, fast-flying, rocket-roaring podrace. Despite believing that the race itself is pointless, I love it. I simply cannot wait to see it in 3D in 2012. Ahem. … Continue reading

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SWD: A Game of Chance

At the beginning of my last blog I made an unkind comparison between George Lucas and a woodpecker. I figure that Lucas may never read this blog, but there are people who do, and whether he does or not it … Continue reading

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SWD: Junk Dealing

There is a woodpecker who lives in the tree behind my apartment. Every late morning and early afternoon he spends anywhere from 20 minutes to four hours trying to peck his way into my apartment wall. Eventually the idea seeps … Continue reading

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SWD: Running the Blockade

The baseball playoffs begin again tomorrow evening, but I anticipate that with only one or two games a day, instead of three, I will be able to post during the Championship Series. In the mean time, I am making use … Continue reading

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SWD: A Step Back

I have taken a bit of a hiatus from minutely examining Star Wars: The Phantom Menace in order to direct my attention in the direction of another love of mine: baseball. The playoffs are in full swing, so to speak, … Continue reading

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