Rebecca Angel and her teen son attended Arisia, a geeky convention in Boston. Here is her son’s experience in his own words: art, gaming, and an uncomfortable taxi ride.
Three recommended, very different YA novels have this in common: a strong heroine discovering the power of stories.
Probably the first thing you want to know as a cosplayer is your character’s name.
After a stressful week in the “real” world, Rebecca had a much needed geeky vacation at ConnectiCon. Read about how the kids and she spent a weekend at this multi-genre convention.
The Viking apocalypse already passed, but you can still have fun with Vikings: crafts, books, and Thor’s hammer!
Here’s a Valentine to the men I’d never date in real life.
The zombie romance song, “Your Undead Heart” hungers to become an animated music video.
If you have a few days without rain, lots of paint, and some imagination, you can paint your driveway and make it very obvious how geeky your family is!
Swing dancing! The creation of Superman! Adagio for Strings! Radio Plays! Migrant Mother photojournalism! Heath bars! The Wizard of Oz! Monopoly! Last week I directed a summer camp all about America during the 1930’s.