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Hey everyone! Tomorrow is the opening day for Cleveland ConCoction 2015. I’ll be there doing a number of panels, so I wanted to share my schedule here. Check it out! Friday 7 to 8pm – I’ll be signing copies of my book The Horrible Plan of Horace Pickle at the Author’s Alley (in the Lyra
What Are You Reading Today? Today is Read Across America Day, an event run by the National Education Association. It’s not an official national holiday like Labor Day, but it’s an important day none the less because on March 2nd we take some time to remember how important it is to get kids
If you’re in tune with the entertainment industry at all, you may recall the more-earth-shaking-than-it-should’ve-been news that Thor is now a woman (although to be more exact, a woman is now Thor. Thor is still Thor, just a little less “God of Thunder and Lighting” Thor). There was a lot of uproar about this change
I’m a big fan of the webcomic XKCD. Recently, Randall posted this comic showing the relationship of when a story was published vs how many years (forwards or backwards) the story is set. It’s might be a little puzzling at first, but let’s look at some examples to help us make sense of it. Take
I forget how I came across Postcrossing but let me sum it up for you: First you sign up on the website. You’ll need to give it your address. Tell it you want to send a postcard. You’ll be given a serial number and an address to another user somewhere in the world. Send your
One thing’s for sure, Red Eagle Entertainment isn’t getting Wheel of Time confused with the Wheel of Morality. After airing their “pilot” Winter Dragon on FXX last night in a desperate attempt to maintain ownership over the TV rights for Wheel of Time, they’re now claiming that a full TV series will soon be in
Everyone is surprised and excited about Harper Lee’s new book, Go Set a Watchman, but with controversy surrounding her real intentions (whether she actually wants the book published or is being used by others) I found myself asking: does what Harper Lee actually want, think, or feel really matter? My brain pondered the startling and
There have been a number of roles in the comicbook/superhero genre that, as stories continue to get adapted into other media, have seen themselves changed in ethnicity. Heimdall and Hogun from Thor, Nick Fury in The Avengers, Major Kusanagi in the upcoming Ghost in the Shell, and now Jimmy Olsen joins their ranks with the
You know, I really have to say that 2014 has been spectacular. My book came out in July, it’s rapidly getting into more and more shops, and people are loving it. The convention schedule was been pretty hefty… Otakon, Atlanta BJD Con, NE Geek Expo, and Steel City Con. The funny thing is, Steel City
Click here to read the newsletter, which includes a short wrap-up about the Book Party last night, the Indiegogo campaign, and, incidentally, the launching of this website!