Let your Geek Flag Fly – 50s Link & Zelda Cosplay

50's Film Noir/Fantasy Zelda's Clutch/Necklace (Link & Zelda Cosplay at Miscon 2016)

So now, dear friends, is when I admit that I am, was, and will continue to be, a complete geek. It’s interesting saying that in this space. I have posted about geeky things in the past, but my writing has been more literary-inclined of late. I circle around several themes… Continue reading »

I must do all the things!

There’s a problem that keeps cropping up, and I’m not sure how to get around it. I want to do too many things. (Cue the “All the things!” comic from Hyperbole and a Half. Linky linky!) Currently, when I grow up I want to be a costume designer, artist, chef,… Continue reading »

Miscon, Chickens!, and Catching Up

What do you think of when you think of Victorian fashion. Probably the huge outlandish bustles right? Those weird bumps that make women look like they have a camel hump? Did you know that in the middle of the Victorian period for about three or four years there were no… Continue reading »

Life in the Driver’s Seat

Driving down the road, my internal voice sometimes goes something like this: “HEY! Get OFF your phone!” “Blinkers, people, blinkers!” “What the… why the hell are you pulling out in front of me like that… I have a BABY in the car!” “Off my rear, you’re too close!” All, lovely, delightful… Continue reading »

Hissy Goblin Fits

Transition. This winter seems to be constantly in-between places. We get a heavy snowfall, it melts off and becomes ice. It’s too cold to really go out and play, but not cold enough to curl up with hot chocolate and a book and feel good about staying inside. Missoula is… Continue reading »