Star Wars: You Must Learn the Ways of The Force

This was originally a sample chapter that was included in a book proposal. The proposal was ultimately rejected but a lot of what’s mentioned has a unique perspective on the subject.

Luke summoning the force in “The Empire Strikes Back” (Lucasfilm)

When Obi-Wan tells Luke for the first time in the original 1977 movie “Star Wars“ (it would later be retitled “A New Hope” when the prequels were developed) “May the force be with you,” the audience…