Waxing Philosophical: The Benefits of Writing Fanfiction

I wrote an article about a year ago when I was still writing for the (now defunct) Girls Like Comics website about the various things American publishers could learn from Doujinshi culture in Japan. I’ve been thinking about that article again, and how it talks about some of the benefits Japanese publishers saw in the … More Waxing Philosophical: The Benefits of Writing Fanfiction

Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (5/28 – 6/3)

Welcome back to another installment of “Last Week in Geekdom” where I comb through the internet for all the news you need to know so you don’t have to. Some housekeeping first: if you haven’t already seen my “100 Followers Celebration Post” head over there and check it out. It was written as a thank … More Last Week in Geekdom – Your Weekly News Round-Up (5/28 – 6/3)

[100 Follower Celebration Post] The Top 5 Anime, Manga, and Comics that have Influenced Me

I think it was in a Liebster Award post earlier this year that I announced one of my goals was to reach 100 followers by the end of the year. A fairly reasonable goal, and one that I thought was pretty doable all things considered. So I kept writing the content I wanted to write, … More [100 Follower Celebration Post] The Top 5 Anime, Manga, and Comics that have Influenced Me