Let’s Talk About San Diego Comic Con

If you've been following this blog or my Twitter, you'll know what I headed over to San Diego Comic Con for the first time last week (or two weeks ago...it's a blur, really). I came home and practically collapsed with exhaustion. But while I was there, I did a bit of reporting for Nerdist at … Continue reading Let’s Talk About San Diego Comic Con

Women in the Geek Industry Panel at Denver Comic Con

I've been not-so-subtly hinting at it for a while, but now I'm officially ready to make the announcement: I'm gonna be on a panel at this year's Denver Comic Con. I'll be on the Women in the Geek Industry Panel at the con this year to talk about my slice of the geek industry. Specifically, my writing … Continue reading Women in the Geek Industry Panel at Denver Comic Con

Ways to Deal After the Captain America News

If you haven't heard the news about the craziness Marvel is pulling with the Captain America comics, check out the write up I did about it over at Nerdist (did I mention I write for Nerdist now, too? Because I totally do...). If you don't want to hear the big Cap twist, turn back now because … Continue reading Ways to Deal After the Captain America News

It’s Totally a Real Job: Amy Ratcliffe, Writer

When I first started blogging, I went to a panel at Denver Comic Con 2014 called Women in the Geek Industry. One of the things that really stuck with me during that panel was Bonnie Burton telling the audience to reach out to those people that inspire them. She encouraged everyone to tweet at their … Continue reading It’s Totally a Real Job: Amy Ratcliffe, Writer

5 Fandom Friday: Geeks Who Inspire Me

There are a lot of geeks out there doing a lot of good, so this week's fandom 5 prompt of "5 Geeks Who Inspire Me" was kinda tough. There are a LOT of geeks out there who inspire me for very different reasons. So while my list is incredibly long and complicated (complicated as in: … Continue reading 5 Fandom Friday: Geeks Who Inspire Me

Nerdist Presents: The Hive at San Diego Comic Con

I'm not going to San Diego Comic Con this year. While I'm still sad that I don't get to go AGAIN, there are enough people that I follow who are going (like one of my faves, The Nerdy Girlie), that I can almost feel like I'm there. In the spirit of that, I wanted to let … Continue reading Nerdist Presents: The Hive at San Diego Comic Con

Nerdist Presents: The Hillywood Show’s Supernatural Parody

Today in things you never knew you needed: a Hillywood Supernatural parody (presented by Nerdist Industries--because who else would help bring you something like this?). If you follow The Hillywood Show on Twitter, this isn't the first you've heard of this masterpiece, as they've been buzzing about the parody for quite some time now. Well, wait no … Continue reading Nerdist Presents: The Hillywood Show’s Supernatural Parody

GeekGirlCon 2014 Wrap-Up: Part II

If you haven't already, be sure to check out my first post about a few of the highlights of GeekGirlCon '14, and if you haven't checked out my two pre-con posts, you can see those here and here. In my last GGC post, I talked about 5 highlights from the con. In this post, I'm going … Continue reading GeekGirlCon 2014 Wrap-Up: Part II