Geek Girls Rule! #510 – Ambercon Northwest 2018

Oh my gods!  It is really like hanging out with my 120 closest friends. So, this year: First slot:  Lady Faiella’s.  This is the only recurring and only straight Amber game I’m in.  I play Valentina Maria-Helena de Medici, Benedict’s daughter from 12th century Venice.  This is the 5th year of this game, I think.… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #510 – Ambercon Northwest 2018

Geek Girls Rule! #507 – I Might get a Little Too Attached to Fictional Characters

Ok, I was going to do this last week, but then the Arisia business happened, and I wanted to talk about that. I think I’ve probably mentioned that I spent a lot of time escaping from reality in books as a child and adolescent.  Because of that, I have a tendency to get really wrapped… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #507 – I Might get a Little Too Attached to Fictional Characters

Geek Girls Rule! #505 – Self Care and What Does that Look Like to You

I’ve talked about self care here before, because it’s important.  And also because when you google it, you get a lot of pictures of candles, and bubble baths, and hot chocolate.  And sometimes those things aren’t very feasible. Owning cats can really put a damper on your enthusiasm for candles, particularly if you’ve ever had… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #505 – Self Care and What Does that Look Like to You