2017 is off to a rocky start…but life is still good!

Well, I’ve been sick for all of 2017 so far. Which means I’ve been ignoring pretty much everything, including work. I’m finally on the mend, but boy it hasn’t been fun. For the first time since I joined my company, we have off on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. I’m not making it a day of […]

There’s nothing wrong with that…

“There’s nothing wrong with that.” That’s what people tell me when they realize I’m single at 44. Yeah, I know there’s nothing wrong with being single at 44. But do they really believe it, or are they trying to give me a platitude that they think will make me feel better about something I’m already […]

A Different Kind of Con – My Time at Mensa-Con

So, let me get this part out of the way first…I’m kinda smart – like 98th percentile smart and am a member of Mensa. Mensa is a worldwide high IQ organization. I have been a member off and on since I was about 12, when my Mom thought it would be cool if I qualified […]

Con Review: Atlantic City Boardwalk Con (ACBC)

Not quite a month ago (May 13-15), I had the opportunity to attend the Atlantic City Boardwalk Con (ACBC) as press.  This show was in its sophomore year, it was local, and I had friends who were volunteering as “sidekicks” so I figured “why not?” Their tagline was “Be a part of the ACtion”, and action was […]

May the fourth be with you.

#Nerd That’s right – tomorrow is “Star Wars Day.”  It’s a geek holiday. 🙂  How are you celebrating?  It’s really basically just another day at work for me, with maybe a meme or two. I am looking forward to a geeky weekend, though, as “Captain America: Civil War” is released this weekend.  I just have […]