44 Reasons Why It Is Good To Be a Nerd

It is so darn good to be a nerd right now. And if you don’t consider yourself a nerd, let me go ahead and give you your very own, personal invitation. It is never too late to join our tribe. We may come off a little strong at first, but we love when people comeContinue reading “44 Reasons Why It Is Good To Be a Nerd”

The Shows Are Strong

Fall is here. And that means pumpkin spice lattes, corn mazes and brand new seasons of television. Here’s what I’m watching (in no particular order!) Proceed with caution…there be spoilers ahead. Gotham Dear Fox, way to turn this dud around. Last season really dipped around the 5th or 6th episode. The best parts of the showContinue reading “The Shows Are Strong”

Cross Country Nerds

A dear friend, who knows my propensity for nerdities emailed me, over a year ago, about a friend of hers that had just written a science fiction book and was looking for bloggers to read it and possibly blog about it. I always love discovering new books and authors and I really love to useContinue reading “Cross Country Nerds”

#NerdySlumberParty

This Friday night, Nerd in the City is having it’s next #NerdySlumberParty If you’ve never been to a Twitter party before, here’s how it works. The party will kick off at 9pm on…you guessed it…Twitter. You can join the discussion or just follow along with the hashtag #NerdySlumberParty Since it’s a virtual party, you canContinue reading “#NerdySlumberParty”

It’s That Time Again…

Today is Ash Wednesday. Which mean the beginning of the Lenten season. For the past 2 years, I have given up the hardest thing for me to give up… Television. And I see no reason to stop this year. When I’ve given up TV in the past, I have found myself more focused, more motivated,Continue reading “It’s That Time Again…”

5 Fandom Friday

Fictional Couples I Ship Yeah… I couldn’t just pick 5 couples. Because I don’t just watch 5 shows. And even if I did just watch 5 shows, there’s more that one couple per show sometimes. So I’m just gonna go ahead and pick as many as I want, breaking the 5 Fandom Friday rule, butContinue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

DC vs. Marvel… I Choose Both!

I finally caught up on Arrow and Agents of Shield after giving up TV for Lent. And upon reading tons of recaps and reviews it seems to me as if people are trying to choose between the 2 shows. Just because they are both about superheroes is no reason to choose between them. It’s aContinue reading “DC vs. Marvel… I Choose Both!”

What was I thinking?

So, I decided to give up TV for Lent this year. I know, I know. You’re wondering if I can even do it, given my deep and abiding love for my stories. And yes it’s really hard. Here are 10 reasons why: 1. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.  is just getting good!!! SHIELD is finally poised toContinue reading “What was I thinking?”

Channeling Katniss

On Saturday my partner in crime, Grace Kelle of Lean Girl’s Club, and I went for our first archery lesson at Big Apple Archery in Flushing Queens. And while she always tries to find the fitness aspect in things like this, I’m on the lookout for the nerdities. Whether the odds are in your favorContinue reading “Channeling Katniss”