My second con is over, and the PCD (post-con-depression) is hitting hard. I met so many people while I was there, and I feel like I'm part of a big con family now. There's so much love. The adventure began after the five-hour drive to Pittsburgh to meet up with the fam. Luckily, I had … Continue reading Adventures at Tekko: Cheerleaders, Galra, and Chairs- Oh My!
I'm counting down the days to Tekko-- it's just about a week away! I'm already getting those pre-adventure jitters I always get before vacations. This past February, I attended my first convention and cosplayed for the first time. Here's a list of some lessons I learned while planning, creating, and wearing my cosplay costumes. Start … Continue reading 14 Things I Learned My First Time Cosplaying
Hello and welcome back to the Nerd Vault. Tekko is just about 2 weeks away, and I've already planned out my lineup. Nishinoya Yuu, Haikyuu!! I had quite the adventure as Noya at Katsucon, and I'm brining him to Tekko, too! I'm re-styling my wig so it looks more natural, and I'm going to improve … Continue reading The Countdown to Con: Tekko Lineup
I survived my first con! You know how they say people get serious ink fever after getting their first tattoo? That's the feeling I have now that Katsucon is over. I can't wait to get to the next one (which is only in a few months!). Katsucon was an incredible experience, and I'm so glad … Continue reading Squats, Klance, and Rubber Duckies: Adventures at Katsucon
It's a good thing I didn't create this blog solely for book reviews, because I have so many other interesting things to write about, too. My first ever convention is about 100 days away, and I'm starting to get that same anticipatory excitement that I experience before a vacation. I'm actually going on two trips … Continue reading The Countdown to Con
I finally finished Voltron: Legendary Defender season four! I'm not posting any spoilers anywhere until Sunday, but do expect some chatter from me on Twitter and Tumblr in the upcoming days. As I said in my post months ago, I wrote a piano reduction of the opening theme song. I finally remembered to record myself playing it, so here … Continue reading Voltron Piano Reduction
I'm taking a small break from reviewing books this week to talk to you about something completely different. If you haven't noticed from the picture, or the title, this long post is about a show called Voltron: Legendary Defender. I recently started watching the revived cartoon series on Netflix with somewhat low expectations. I saw plenty … Continue reading Why My Tumblr Is Currently Overrun By Colorful Lions