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    Back to School with Twittysuch

    This post originally appeared on Twittysuch. You can follow Twittysuch on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. For those of you that don’t know, I’m part of a collective of rad lady geeks known as Superhe...

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    I Don’t Know How to College and That’s OK

    This post originally appeared on Like Gwen Stacy. You can follow Gwen on Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube. I remember my first day of college vividly. That’s because I started the day after I gra...

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    Meet Your Heroes: Darling Stewie

    Welcome to Meet Your Heroes, a segment dedicated to the wonderful members of the geek community. Today we’re talking to Stewie from DarlingStewie.com and the IGGPPC. Tell us a little bit about yoursel...

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    Meet Your Heroes: The Nerdy Girlie

    Welcome to Meet Your Heroes, a segment dedicated to the wonderful members of the geek community. Today we’re talking to Megan from The Nerdy Girlie. Tell us a little bit about yourself! Who are you, w...

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    Meet Your Heroes: The Jerd

    Welcome to Meet Your Heroes, a segment dedicated to the wonderful members of the geek community. Today we’re talking to Jeff of The Jerd.com, merging geekery and fitness. Tell us a little bit ab...

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Sluts Ruin Everything (or: Dissecting an Anonymous Comment on the Internet)

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I am lucky that I have not been the victim of much internet or in-person bullying (as an adult, anyway – my childhood was a different story!). In the geek community, and especially when it comes to cosplay, internet comments can be somewhat brutal. For someone who is very vocal about their hobbies like myself, it’s easy to feel vulnerable, ...

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► A Love Letter to Cosplay & Ideas for Beginner Costumes

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Hey guys! Today I’m talking about how to use cosplay for self esteem; as well as, the negatives and positives in the cosplay community! Just a warning, the video has some saucy language. As mentioned in the video, here is Gwen’s post on her experiences of self-esteem in the cosplay community, Cosplay & Self Esteem (A Response To Superheroesque)!   ...

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Cosplay & Self Esteem

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Cosplayer: Kim Bishop as Mitsuru Kirijo from Persona 3, Photo: AR Photography I have written and rewritten this post many, many times. Cosplay has made such a huge impact on my life in ways that I don’t always feel comfortable sharing with people. But today, I want to tell you a little bit about my personal experience with cosplay. Let me ...

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► Schedule Your Self-Love!

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It’s Liz here with your bi-weekly YouTube video! This week’s subject? Schedule your self-love! In today’s video, we discuss the importance of self love and why it should be prioritized! As promised in the video, here are some tips to scheduling some self love! Do you notice a natural lag in your week? Is there a certain day of the ...

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How I Learned to Love the Geek

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I’ve been a geek since before I knew what a geek was. I was definitely a geek before it was acceptable to be a geek. I don’t remember a point in my life before Star Trek, Star Wars, Highlander, Lord of the Rings, or any form of fantasy and sci-fi. Pretty much anything I read was fantasy, sci-fi, or horror ...

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Girls Don’t Read Comics (Obviously)

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From Humble Beginnings Once upon a time, I dated someone who was really into comics. Compared to other areas of geekery, comics seemed so vast and impossible to start. Do I have to read from the very first issue ever onward? Do I really just jump in? It seemed especially intimidating to be a girl interested in comics – every ...

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