Monthly Archives: November 2011

Where has the month gone?

by Crymsyn Hart Where has the month gone? I keep looking at the calendar and saying that to myself. However, the calendar doesn’t give me an answer. Instead, it shows me that I only have twenty-five shopping days until the … Continue reading

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Cosplay: It’s not just for Halloween anymore.

by Gail Z. Martin There’s a old panel chestnut about whether you believe fandom is a hobby or a way of life.  We crossed that divide a few years ago when my kids made it clear that for them, the … Continue reading

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A Day To Be Thankful

by Crymsyn Hart With today being the day before Thanksgiving, it’s time to take a moment, step back, and give thanks. I’m thankful for the people in my life who are there for me and love me unconditionally even if … Continue reading

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Geek Thanksgiving (Otherwise known as Philcon)

by Gail Z. Martin It wouldn’t be Turkey Day without Philcon, at least not for me.  Philcon, the annual gathering of PSFS (and yes, people pronounce that phonetically—it stands for Philadelphia Science Fiction Society), is a fun con dedicated to … Continue reading

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Stones and Bones

by Casey Daniels I don’t remember when I first realized how much I love cemeteries. It may have been back when I was a kid and walked to my piano lessons every week. There was no piano teacher in my … Continue reading

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Days of the Dead encore

by Gail Z. Martin If you missed my Days of the Dead online tour, you don’t have to miss out on all the cool downloadable links and excerpts, interviews, videos and audio.  Here’s the encore, all the goodies, all in … Continue reading

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Psychopomp and Circumstance

by Gail Z. Martin Ever heard of a “psychopomp”?  No, it doesn’t mean that arrogant professor you had in grad school.  A psychopomp is actually a being that escorts the spirits of the dead to the afterlife.  Cheron is a … Continue reading

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