Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me, personal

A look back at my highlights of 2018

Since it's getting towards the end of the year, it's time to look back on some of my personal highlights of 2018.

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Lifestyle, me, personal

New job, new mindset, new blogging habits: a life update

It's been a while, blog. But I'm here to talk about where I've been for the last year, and about where I'm at now, including my new job, my new mindset, and the new blogging habits I'm hoping to make.

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me, personal

The making of a nerd (or how Dungeons and Dragons changed my life)

In my heart, I've always been a nerd. But it's not been easy, and I've not always known it. In fact, there have been times when I wished I wasn't, when I hid who I was. The world can make it hard to be different, and I wanted to share with you a story of… Continue reading The making of a nerd (or how Dungeons and Dragons changed my life)

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

Six Nerdy New Year’s Resolutions

My nerdy goals for the new year.

Lifestyle, me, Science and Technology

Google, Sexism and Freedom of Speech

Do you want to know how many times I've heard that as a woman I'm somehow less capable of doing a certain job? That women are generally less intelligent than men, that they're less hardworking, that they're not as good at coping with high-stress jobs?

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

The Thirteenth Doctor // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #5

The biggest topic on my mind this week has been the new Doctor Who casting. For anyone who's been living under a rock/ cut off from all technology and deafened to the whirlwind of reactions, Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the thirteenth Doctor. This is, of course, awesome news. Having a woman play the… Continue reading The Thirteenth Doctor // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #5

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

Getting Excited About a New John Green Book // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #4

Here are all the little things I've been enjoying lately.

Geek Culture, Lifestyle, me

Blogging Slumps // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #3

I recap the books, TV series, games and fan-art I've been enjoying lately, and talk about blogging slumps.

Lifestyle, me

One Lovely Blog Award

Now that my exams are over, it looks like it's time for me to catch up on a couple of book tags I've neglected. Thank you to Nancy and Kathleen at Graphic Novelty (a great blog for any graphic novel/comic book enthusiasts) for nominating me for the "One Lovely Blog Award"! Here are the rules:… Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award

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The End of Exam Season // Current Geeky & Non-Geeky Favourites #2

I round up the TV shows, books, video games, and other geeky and non-geeky interests that I've been enjoying over the last fortnight.