thoughts on rise of skywalker

Spoilers ahead for Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker. *** First of all, first of all, first of all, and most importantly of all: If you enjoyed RoS, I am truthfully so happy for you. This is supposed to be about fun and joy, and, if that’s what you got, I am thrilled for you.Continue reading “thoughts on rise of skywalker”

chasing that hogwarts high, or: okay, FINE, fantastic beasts, you disaster

Sometimes the logistics of the thing is the real joy of the thing. For example, I was so happy this past Wednesday to look up movie times, bundle up in my coat and scarf, and walk a mile and a half in the chilly sunshine to get to the movie theatre. I was equally happyContinue reading “chasing that hogwarts high, or: okay, FINE, fantastic beasts, you disaster”

warm, weird fuzzies in the house with a clock in its walls

Necessary Backstory: In the 4th grade, Jared Thompson’s dad came to visit him at school, and he ate lunch with us in the cafeteria. I remember it well, because it was my favorite elementary school lunch day: Pizza and Mashed Potato Day. See, I liked to spread my mashed potatoes over the top of myContinue reading “warm, weird fuzzies in the house with a clock in its walls