Tag: Battlestar Galactica

My Dragon Con 2015: The good, the bad, and the cosplay

I feel like I’ve come out of a haze. For about 2 months, I worked nonstop on costumes for Dragon Con. When I wasn’t building cosplay pieces, I was giving myself grief over cosplay pieces. “I shouldn’t be at this bar. I shouldn’t be at this show. I shouldn’t visit this person.” There was ONLY... Read more »

A Motorcycle Ride with the Ladies of Battlestar Galactica - Guest Blog by Melanie Bolen

C2E2 is approaching quickly, so I’ve been VERY busy sewing.  Thankfully, my friend from Fitness at Home volunteered to step in and write in my place.  What a gal!  Melanie Bolen, fellow ChicagoNow blogger, is an opportunist.  She has met geeky celebrities several times in the name of charity.  This guest article is all about... Read more »

This Week in Geek: Vote, Rock, Strip... Fandom Style!

Halo 4 comes out at midnight.  The reviews are stellar, but I’ve been a little shocked by the amount of people claiming it will be “more fun” than waiting in line at the polls.  People.  Seriously.  Vote.  Vote.  VOTE VOTE VOTE!! …*ahem.*  Now that that’s out of the way, here are a few things to... Read more »

Join the Cyphan Army

I’m posting twice in a day.  Either I’m home alone on my couch, or it’s an exciting day to be a geek! …or both. It’s both. This time, I’m yapping about Cyphan. It’s a sci-fi and fantasy convention this weekend at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. If you’ve never been to a con before, smaller events... Read more »