This Icelandic Legend Makes Christmas a Little Scarier

https://youtu.be/nLD3KSQuCag Don't like to read? Then check out the video! When we think of the holidays, we think of cheerfulness, merriment, and nothing scary. Well, if you find Santa Claus scary, then I don’t know what to tell you. But not everyone thinks of the holidays as a positive time of year. Many see it… Continue reading This Icelandic Legend Makes Christmas a Little Scarier

She’s Got Nothing to Prove: Being a Woman in Fandom

This past weekend, I spent time with wonderful people at ConCarolinas 2019/Deep South Con 57. I did something I had never done before. I got emotional during a panel. The panel was “She’s Got Nothing to Prove” and I was one of several amazing women who participated. Being a female in fandom is a wonderful… Continue reading She’s Got Nothing to Prove: Being a Woman in Fandom

Remember What is Imminent

I love cemeteries. Not in a spooky sort of way, but instead I find them a fascinating place. As you walk the grounds of a cemetery, there are hundreds of people beneath your feet. These people used to be mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, cousins, husbands, wives, and friends. They each have a story of their… Continue reading Remember What is Imminent

The Performance of Ghost Hunting, Part I

This is a two-part post about my studies into the relationship between performance and the act of ghost hunting. A performance is typically defined as an event where there is someone who is presenting something, and there are a group of people observing. This definition of performance is not limited to only theatres or television… Continue reading The Performance of Ghost Hunting, Part I

What Pearl Harbor Means To Me: Reflections From a Quarter Japanese Grandchild

You may be seeing this, or something similar floating around the Internet today: Just before 8 a.m. on December 7, 1941, hundreds of Japanese fighter planes attacked the American naval base at Pearl Harbor near Honolulu, Hawaii. The barrage lasted just two hours, but it was devastating: The Japanese managed to destroy nearly 20 American… Continue reading What Pearl Harbor Means To Me: Reflections From a Quarter Japanese Grandchild