Oz Comic Con – Melbourne 2016

Hey all! Wow, it has been a very long time since I last posted, so instead of listing all the things in life that keep a person busy, let’s just jump right into it! I went to Oz Comic Con in Melbourne on the 11th and 12th of June, and I had a blast! Highlights: […]

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Happy Australia Day!

As an American in the Land Down Under (or as I like to call it, Underland), I’ve experienced cultural differences great and small here in Melbourne. People frequently ask me what the differences are, and the obvious ones are things like currency, accents, driving, and opposite seasons. Some of the differences take you a while […]

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Out of the Rabbit Hole

  It’s a mild day in Taft, Texas, just outside of Corpus Christi. But it’s still only noon, and when the sun really warms things up around 3pm, it feels just like being back on the farm in Australia. I came back Stateside in late January – my Work and Holiday Visa expired on February […]

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Running Behind Schedule Again, Space Cadet?

Okay, so, my last blog promised that this entry would be titled ‘Escape to the City’, and would specifically be about my trip to MANifest. Well, as happens with me, I’ve gotten behind on posting again. So, I’ll just touch on some of the fun I’ve been getting up to lately. A highlight reel, if […]

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Escape from the City

So, I moved out of Melbourne a little over a month ago. I live on a farm that is smack dab out in the Middle of Nowhere. Okay, no, it’s not that bad. It’s actually quite beautiful out here. And, being a born-and-bred country girl, it was a bit like going home. Well, except, you […]

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Swordcraft: May Quest!

Or “How LARPing Officially Took Over my Life” I’ll be honest. I have been going to Swordcraft pretty steadily since February, but I only participated a handful of times. It wasn’t because I didn’t like it. I loved Swordcraft and many of my best friends here in Australia I made through it. Somehow, though, I […]

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Supanova!!

Well, I’ve been waiting for this one for a long time, and at long last, the day arrived. Supanova!! I woke up early this morning and started the task of becoming Rose Tyler from Doctor Who. To curl my hair, I usually use my set of hot rollers, but those type of curls don’t hold […]

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