Return of the Jedi may be the Star Wars film we need right now

Be forewarned – this post is going off topic to talk a bit about Star Wars and society. Lately, I’ve seen quite a bit of commentary on how The Last Jedi is the Star Wars film that society needs right now and that it delivers an crucial message. Here are a couple of examples (out…

Miniatures are a useful hobby

Every young child seems to have one favorite security item. For some children it’s a blanket, for others it’s a stuffed animal, and for my daughter it’s a very old wooden bus. This bus has been handed down through at least two generations and it didn’t take well to the rough treatment it received at…