Dragon Con Interview: Peter David & Hope For The Future

If you don’t know who Peter David is, you’ve still probably read or seen something he wrote. A self-proclaimed “Writer of Stuff”, David’s work includes novels (such as Star Trek, Dinotopia, Battlestar Galactica, etc.), comics (including Aquaman, Captain Marvel, Hulk, Spider-Man, and Supergirl), television (Space Cases, Babylon 5, Ben 10: Alien Force, and Young Justice, among others), video games (Shadow Complex, Spider-Man: The Edge of Time, Marvel Future Fight), and

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Dragon Con Interview: Moxie Magnus, Chief Cosmetologist To The USS Enterprise

“Moxie, you can’t be afraid to f–k things up. You’ve got to make a lot of mistakes to achieve greatness and my dear, you are well on your way.” – advice from Moxie’s mother I had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with Moxie Magnus, Chief Cosmetologist to the U.S.S. Enterprise at Dragon Con to discuss, among other things, Star Trek, hair teasing, and YouTube, all of which she excels

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Synchronicity: A Sci-Fi Love Story You Need To See

Synchronicity: “The coincidental occurrence of events and especially psychic events that seem related but are not explained by conventional mechanisms of causality.” (Merriam-Webster Dictionary) The term “synchronicity” was brought into popular use by Dr. Carl Jung, a psychologist who believed synchronistic events, which he termed “meaningful coincidences,” could help shape an individual’s life. Jacob Gentry’s indie sci-fi film “Synchronicity” plays with this concept across multiple parallel universes, always drawing us

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Facebook, Rape Culture, and our Dangerously Low Standards

“Cosplay is Consent: If We are Dressed [sic] Like Sluts, Rape our Guts.” I am a woman who appreciates a good joke and who often enjoys dark humor, but when I saw this image making its way around Facebook, I did not laugh, and not just because it is devoid of anything that could be called humor. The antediluvian thinking that leads to a person calling a woman a slut

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