Misha Collins, widely known for his role as Castiel on CW’s Supernatural, is back to the activist grind with a new fundraising venture. This time, it’s a gofundme page that seeks to raise enough money to purchase the private data of the Congress members who have voted to sell our personal data to the highest bidders. Of… Read More »

Love is in the air, friendships are in bloom, and art hangs upon the walls of The Perky Nerd. We’ve been to a few events held at the Burbank, California-based comic and coffee shop, so we could not pass up the opportunity to attend this newest event, aptly timed for Valentine’s Day! The art show,… Read More »

It’s a never-ending mission: to explore exotic creations, to seek out new artists and new ideas, to boldly go where no one has resisted the call of their credit card (or paypal account). If you’re anything like me, you sit wistfully on Etsy and click through pages of glorious, custom-made accessories, falling a little bit… Read More »

The vast, bright, dazzling world of comics doesn’t belong to the Boys’ Club anymore. It’s been a constantly changing tide for the past few years, headed by vocal female readers and permeated with some phenomenally talented women writers and illustrators who have finally been given the chance to shine. Female readership has grown considerably, showing… Read More »

Author’s Note: This article is a recovered remnant of my earlier writing days, originally posted in February of 2013 on The Futon Alliance. Serendipitous that it resurfaced on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Birthday. It was just begging to be posted. Besides, every word still stands. Why do we care who Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is?… Read More »

I don’t have a ship, I have a goddamn armada. I add ships to my fleet with nearly every bit of media I consume. Choosing a Top 5 was not easy. There are a lot of fictional relationships that tug at my heartstrings, couples whose lives and adventures I admire, love, and cherish deeply. For me,… Read More »

I try to incorporate a little bit of fandom into my everyday, and accessories can say it all! My favorite pieces are creations from artists I run into in the Artist’s Alley of a convention or on Etsy. I also love making my own nerdy jewelry, which makes the topic for my very first 5… Read More »

“The unicorn lived in a lilac wood, and she lived all alone.” Author Peter S. Beagle and co. set off on an amazing worldwide tour adventure in 2013, bringing the beloved classic The Last Unicorn to theaters and to the fans. This tour will stretch into 2016, crossing oceans and spanning the better part of three… Read More »

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