Mandi is a would-be writer who enjoys nerdy things. She lives in Georgia but she wishes to live many other places as well. Just not anywhere with a zombie infestation. Thanks to books, games, and movies she can live many lives. She hopes she can share with you all her favorite nerd things.
I haven’t been to any convention, much less Dragon Con, since I think 2008. College, money, and time spent abroad just didn’t add up to convention time. Also, I felt like many of my usual conventions were fraught with drama. But this year, I felt like I Read More
I fell in love with the Paper Magician trilogy. It was a magical and fun series to read and the steampunk elements gave it that extra bit of charm. The book also gave me an intensely charming character. It took till book #2 for the crush to really Read More
I’ve watched and read a lot of good things this past month. Thus, the idea to share them in an article was born. I’ve always been a bit of a fan converter. I'm usually the one found trying to get my friends into things. My recent success was getting my Read More
Not all crushworthy characters must be debonair, devastatingly beautiful, or have nice manners. Sometimes it’s sheer force of personality that nets you on this list. I have a fondness for characters that are really out there. I’ve noted that a lot guys Read More
I really do love the show Once Upon a Time. I just takes me some time to warm up to some characters. There are some I have loved right off, like Hook. Others, you know, I have loathed. Emma Swan is one I haven’t made up my mind about after four seasons. Read More
I watched the original Star Wars trilogy last week and I revisited a lot of good memories. It also made me reflect on the two leading men in the story. Is Han Solo or Luke Skywalker more crushworthy to me? They both have their appeal. I mean, Mark Read More
I’ve loved superheroes/anti-heroes since I was a kid reading my father’s comic books. I loved watching cartoons and movies featuring the characters. People with superpowers and abilities are extremely crushworthy. Here are my top five favorite male Read More
Last week’s list reminded me of some characters that I haven’t written about yet. I decided to get on that this week. It’s no secret that I’m a huge Outlander fan. One of my favorite characters from the book is Lord John Grey. He is an amazing character Read More
This week's Supreme Court judgment made me think about how rarely members of the LGBTQIA+ community are represented in the sci-fi and fantasy genres. They are popping up more in the media but it’s still so little. In some ways, this list was hard to Read More
I would like to say that I love Aidan Turner in any role he is in. He was great as Kili in The Hobbit, made a good Luke in The Mortal Instruments, and I will be tuning in to watch Poldark on PBS. However, the first and most memorable role I saw him in Read More
This week I decided to remind myself of my otaku past. I had crushes on so many anime characters. It was pretty ridiculous. Me, and a majority of my friends. To us, no real life boy could compare to our anime loves — unless it was a cute boy or girl Read More
The past few weeks have been full of casting news for the new show, Shadowhunters. Shadowhunters is based on Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments series. Instead of making more movies, they are making a show. People were waiting to see who would Read More
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