Category: Fandom

CoKoCon 2018: Authors, Readers, and Fandom

There are two things a bookstore needs, authors to write the books and readers to buy them. CoKoCon 2018 brought these two groups together in a unique way, so that as a bookstore we could interact with both in one space. As a bookstore without a physical space, our events are critical and this one […]

Phoenix Comic Fest Recap

After dragging our tired and sore bodies home and resting, I wanted to give our readers a little bit of a recap on the weekend. We had a wonderful time with our authors, the Amazing Wyked Writers! I have to give a big shout out to Terry L. Smith who organizes the group every year. […]

Carrie Fisher: My Princess

When I was five, I watched Star Wars for the first time, holding my older brother’s hand as we waited in line at the old Cine Capri. If you asked me who my favorite was, I would have told you Han Solo, the incorrigible rogue or his loyal sidekick Chewbacca. But when I heard the […]

Review: “Luke Cage”

“Luke Cage” is complex, gritty, and riveting. It begins after the events in Jessica Jones. Luke (Mike Colter) is working two jobs in Harlem, one in a barbershop run by a former criminal Pop (Frankie Faison) who has spent his life since prison making his shop a safe haven in the neighborhood. The other job […]

Review Stranger Things

When “Stranger Things” first premiered on Netflix, I really had no idea what it was about. It looked like science fiction with the bonus of an intriguing mystery involving the disappearance of a boy. My husband and I decided to sit down and watch it. If I’d realized it was also a horror series, I […]

Saying goodbye to a fellow fan you hardly knew.

I’ve been an avid reader and fan of Science Fiction and Fantasy for most of my life. It is the genre that really grabbed my attention and nurtured my love of reading and books. They are the books and movies that gave me refuge in the most challenging times of my childhood. It is responsible […]