Fandom Friday

Five Fandom Friday – New Year’s Fandom Resolutions

It’s Friday. That means another edition of Five Fandom Friday from geeky bloggers all over thanks to the genius of Super Space Chick and The Nerdy Girlie. Today’s topic: New Year’s Fandom Resolutions. I make resolutions every year (some more successful than others), but I don’t think I’ve ever made any specific fandom resolutions So… Continue reading Five Fandom Friday – New Year’s Fandom Resolutions

Personal

Hope, Dreams, and Optimism in a New Year (2014 to be specific)

The New Year begins and with it more goals and pledges and resolution for just about everyone. I’m no different. There is a reason for the brightness and optimism as the calendar year changes. The hope for a fresh start and improved situations is powerful.  While I agree with many ‘experts’ that say you shouldn’t… Continue reading Hope, Dreams, and Optimism in a New Year (2014 to be specific)

Art

Who is Gottfried Helnwein?

Until last Thursday, I had no idea who Gottfried Helnwein was.  Not that I truly know him now, but at least I know of him.  Gottfried Helnwein is an artist who was born in Vienna after the second world war ended.  Why do I mention these two facts? Because they play into who he is,… Continue reading Who is Gottfried Helnwein?