The Magic Circle is Sooooo Meta and I Like It

  Check out the (anti)trailer!   Pretty cool, huh? I like the idea of a game within a game…or a game about playing a game that needs fixing so you also fix it. It’s a little brain twisty, but in a fun way. I think. Any other early players out … Continue Reading →


Rock Band 4: Sharpen Your Axe | Writing Playlist Included!

YOU CAN’T STOP THE ROCK. Rock Band was one of those games that a lot of people longed for. Even if we never realized that a Stratocaster-shaped hole existed inside of all of us, Rock Band filled that space and made us whole again. Too dramatic? Perhaps. But, for me, it’s … Continue Reading →


Mass Effect and Me: A Love Story

The “Meet Cute” I was introduced to Mass Effect by B3 earlier this summer. He and B2 had known and loved Mass Effect for years now, but I was always too busy to make it a priority. You know the story: my job, my friends, my graduate work…they all took … Continue Reading →


Weekend Edition: July 26, 2015

Grab your coffee, tea, or other preferred morning beverage (no judgement here!) and settle in for the Weekend Edition of TLN. Here you will find the goodness we posted over the course of week, all in one spot for your perusing pleasure!  Happy reading, LadyNerders! Monday: Oh, the Horror! (of really … Continue Reading →


You Can’t Take the Sky From Us

Browncoats. Rebels & Independents. Doers of the Impossible. Big Damn Heroes. Leaves on the Wind. So very pretty–too pretty for God to let us die. My fandoms are many, but none are as dear to me as Firefly. I’m sure many of you can agree. There is something magical about … Continue Reading →