Geek Zen: Acceptance

Geek Zen: Acceptance

Geek Zen: Think about a thing that you hate the most. Find ONE thing, no matter how trivial, that you like about it. It could be the background music, a color pallet, panel layout, choreography, etc. Enjoy that one thing for what it is. You may be surprised at how many more pleasant things come [...]

Ultraman M78 Gallery (Updated 5 Feb)

Ultraman M78 Gallery (Updated 5 Feb)

My very first website was just a collection of Ultraman images back in 1996. It was pure joy teaching myself HTML and reliving my love of my very first Superhero, Ultraman. 25 years later, I am doing far less HTML based coding but I am still an Ultraman fan. Here are some of my recent [...]

Seasonal Viewing Habits

Seasonal Viewing Habits

I have very specific seasonal viewing habits. In the Spring my entertainment skews heavily toward Star Wars while in the late nineties it began to delve mostly into sword and sorcery fantasy in Autumn. That morphed into being primarily Tolkien based media after Peter Jackson's Lord of the Rings trilogy became readily available. It is [...]

Revisiting Star Wars Rebels

Revisiting Star Wars Rebels

Recently I found myself wanting to revisit Star Wars Rebels. Easily dismissable as a "kid's show", Rebels begins small but establishes a feel of Star Wars almost immediately. Utilizing much of the original concept material by Ralph McQuarrie and Joe Johnston, the atmosphere feels original and familiar at the same time. When I say the [...]