Whose Side Are You On? 

Friday. Friday’s the day when the war begins: the Civil War.  Okay, scoff if you want, but that was pretty clever. Yes, our wait will finally be over, and we’ll get to know what the hell happens between Tony and Steve. Unless you’ve read Civil War, then you have some idea already. Out of this…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Brussels

Before I began my grand adventure in England, I planned out all of the exciting things I wanted to do. On my ultimate to-do list, towards the top, I put “visit the Tintin Museum.” For those who are unaware of my obsession with the character, Tintin is my first true comic book love. I began…

Current Comic I Love: The Mighty Thor

Before I begin to gush, I would like to thank dePepi of depepi.com for creating such a cute blogging prompt. dePepi has come up with a great way to brainstorm blog post ideas through the use of story cubes, which she will reveal weekly to help anyone riding dat blogging struggle bus. This week’s prompt…