Spoilers! If you haven’t read and/or seen the Hunger Games trilogy you shouldn’t read this blog post – however if you are the sort of person who doesn’t mind some pretty major plot points being given away, then go ahead and read!   I saw the final Hunger Games movie, Mockingjay Part 2, a couple …

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I am not an anime expert; but, I do watch a lot of anime. For those of you who have not caught on to anime yet – anime is  a Japanese style of animation, featuring big-eyed characters many with brightly colored hair. The origin of anime dates back to the ’80s and the show Astro …

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The room is dark.  The only sound comes from the movie playing on the screen in front of me. I sit forward with my hand inches from my face, holding a popcorn kernel – frozen. My eyes are wide as I wait for what will happen…next… I’m not actually certain when I went from being …

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Recently, I completed the requirements to receive my Masters in Library and Information Science (MLIS) degree which means I soon get to be a bona fide Librarian! So—I get to help fight demons, find King Arthur’s sword, protect the world from evil, and that sort of thing—right??  No? Darn… This, at least, is what pop …

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Before I decided to write my first blog about D&D (which, in case you are wondering, I’ll be writing about again in future posts!), I at first immediately thought the following: “I’m going to write about Buffy the Vampire Slayer!!” Okay, not the most original idea. Buffy has been written about soooo much already. There …

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When people think of Dungeons and Dragons (D&D), they probably don’t think of four 30-something females as the players.  In fact, most probably don’t think of women as playing the game at all. Following this line of thought, some people might be surprised to learn that three of my girl friends and I have been …

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