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Conflicting Responsibilities in Obi-Wan Kenobi – Episode 1

Commitment means sacrifice, but when does devotion to duty help or hinder us? Lisa Eldred reflects on this with episode 1 of Obi-Wan Kenobi.

Parenting and Protection in “The Passenger”

Lisa Eldred wonders why "The Passenger" makes light of the loss of Frog Lady's eggs and hopes that Mando and The Child can learn as they move forward in the series.

Online Gaming and Room at the Table for Disabled People

When Lisa Eldred had trouble playing games online, she more strongly empathized with the importance of game accessibility for disabled people.

Skywalker Saga Reflections – Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi

Writer Lisa Eldred shows how Kylo and Luke exemplify two extremes of people addressing life trials, but Yoda shows another way in Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Betrayal Legacy and the Skeletons In Our Closets

Lisa Eldred writes how a campaign of Betrayal Legacy reminded her of not only her own family tree but of another -the Messiah.

The Weight of Worth: Body Issues and Dignity in Endgame

Lisa Eldred weighs in on what Endgame gets right and wrong about Thor's weight gain and its connection to his and our self-worth.

Reflections: Video Games | The Complete LTN Resource List

This resource list compiles insightful articles from Love Thy Nerd, delving into various themes and narratives within popular video games. Each entry explores profound topics such as redemption, joy, obsession, family, faith, and the human condition through the lens of gaming.

MCU | The Complete LTN Resource List

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is a cinematic phenomenon, captivating audiences with its interconnected stories and characters that transcend mere superhero narratives. Beyond the dazzling spectacle, the MCU delves into profound life lessons and allegories, offering a rich tapestry of themes that resonate universally. Here is a collection of articles and media that celebrate the series of films and shows.

Star Wars | The Complete LTN Resource List

Star Wars is more than just a movie franchise. It is a cultural phenomenon that has shaped and influenced generations of fans, creators, and industries. Since its debut in 1977, Star Wars has revolutionized the fields of science fiction, fantasy, and space opera, as well as the practices of movie sequels, merchandising, fan outreach, and tie-in book publishing. Star Wars references are deeply embedded in popular culture, and its iconic characters and themes are recognized and celebrated worldwide. Star Wars has even inspired political and scientific endeavors, such as President Ronald Reagan’s missile defense system nicknamed “Star Wars” and NASA’s exploration of distant planets. Star Wars is not just a story; it is a legacy that continues to shape our culture and imagination. Here is a collection of articles, podcasts, and videos celebrating Star Wars impact on our lives.

Grief & Loss | The Complete LTN Resource List

One of the universal struggles in life is that, at some point, we will lose people we love. Sometimes they just exit our lives, sometimes they pass from this Earth. No matter when it happens, it is never easy, and it is often a struggle to move on from. We have collected a series of articles and media that deals with grief and loss from different angles. Hopefully these can help you work through the tough times.