Girl Power: Ladies Night at the Comic Shop

This past Wednesday, my friend and I attended the inaugural Ladies Night at our local comic book shop. Since it was the very first meeting, there wasn’t a real plan, but it was an awesome experience nonetheless. When the manager of my local shop asked me if I would be interested in a Ladies Night,…

Nerd•ily’s Niceties of March

Welcome back to Nerd•ily’s Niceties with my favorites from March! March was such an eventful month that I had a hard time finding a place to start for this post. But hopefully that means that this post will be all the more entertaining! From comics to conventions, March was full of excitement. Maybe you’ll agree as…

Movie Swap with Blog Buddies

As some of you know, I belong to some wonderful blogging communities. One of those communities is the Geeks & Beauties group. The people are friendly, supportive, and high-spirited, and it’s all awesome! The admins hosts many group activities to participate in, including a movie and snack swap that was just too tempting to pass…

The Lowdown 

If you frequently read the posts around here, you’ve probably noticed how sparse my presence has been. This is not due to a lost in interest, or that the spirit of blogging is gone; things have just gotten a lot more complicated at the moment. I don’t like to bring in my personal turmoils into…

Nerding Out: First Look at Ghost in the Shell Movie

Last week, the image of Scarlett Johansson as Major Motoko Kusanagi was released to the world. Since the announcement  of a live-action Ghost in the Shell movie was made last year, I have been dying for the project to take off. Ghost in the Shell  was one of my favorite anime shows back in the day. Upon hearing…

5 Fandom Friday: Unexpected Fandoms I Love 

Welcome again to 5FF! 5 Fandom Friday is a weekly prompt that focuses on all things nerdy. Originally started by The Nerdy Girlie and Super Space Chick, the prompts help us lady bloggers keep on task with our weekly writing routines. Plus, it helps us discuss the things we love. This week’s prompt revolves around the…

Nerdception: When Do We Become Nerds? 

When does someone officially become a nerd? Is it inherited, or conditioned? Do we choose to be nerds? Where does our nerdom begin? Over the weekend, I began thinking of how I got involved in my nerdy pursuits. When I thought about these questions, it seemed like I had just fallen into a fandom without…

Current Comic I Love: Patsy Walker, A.K.A. Hellcat!

I was first introduced to Patsy Walker, A.K.A. Hellcat! through an Instagram post by a fellow blogger. Completely ignoring that age-old advice, I judged this comic book by its cover, and fell in love. When I finally picked up Issue #1, I was hooked. The story is hilarious and engaging, the art is cute, and the abundance…

6 on 6: April 

Welcome back to 6 on 6! This month’s prompt is “silver,” which proved to be more of a challenge than I expected. But, it actually turned out to be a lot of fun to fulfill the prompt! If you don’t know what 6 on 6 is, check out the details over on Scruffy-Little Nerd Herder‘s site….

The Beginner’s Guide to Comicbooking: April Pull List

Wow, did I drop the ball on this. Well, better late than never. There are some exciting developments (AND SPOILERS!) in the world of comic books, so get ready for the low-down: Black Widow #2 (Marvel)–April 6th  Black Widow is back with a dedicated creative team! Issue #1 was action-packed–no, really, very little dialogue occurred–and I’m…