Fascinated Friday:  Light Saber Team-Where Fandom Meets Fitness

Fascinated Friday: Light Saber Team-Where Fandom Meets Fitness

As a kid, I grew up on Star Wars.  It was the first movie that I ever saw, and I have loved it with a passion ever since.  For anyone who grew up like me, in the shadow of Star Wars, there are few things more iconic in the world than a lightsaber.  That brilliant […]

Fascinated Friday: Silicon Valley Comic Con!

Fascinated Friday: Silicon Valley Comic Con!

So, a week from today, Joe and I will be manning a table at Silicon Valley Comic Con . Silicon Valley Comic Con runs from March 18-20.  To say we are excited about this is a staggering understatement. You see, both Joe and I are Bay Area guys, having grown up here. Having a major Comic […]

A is for Imagination

A is for Imagination

Imagination.  As a writer, there are few things in the universe I cherish more than imagination.  Love, maybe.  Some good dim sum.  But imagination is way, way up there. So when I see something that can not only inspire imagination, but foster it, I always sit up and take notice.  Especially now that I am […]

“I Will Steal Your Heart”? Yes, please!

“I Will Steal Your Heart”? Yes, please!

Howdy friends, Mark here.  And I’ve got a few questions for you. Do you like 80’s music?  Yeah, of course you do.  Either you were around during that golden era of guitars and synthesizers and remember it with fond devotion, or you are young enough that you missed it the first time around, but you […]

Fascinated Friday: The Magical World of Geek and Sundry

Fascinated Friday: The Magical World of Geek and Sundry

“Geekdom is the joy of connecting about things you love without fear of judgment.” – Felicia Day One of the things that I have been hearing more and more lately is that younger generations are eschewing television for youtube content.  At first, this concept seemed strange and alien to me.  But as I began to […]