The Best Advice I Ever Took: Pursue What You Love, or How Benedict Cumberbatch Saved My Master’s Degree

I'm sure you're wondering about the title of this post. I will explain I promise. But, it's a long story that culminates in  me holding this beautiful piece of paper that I received in the mail not that long ago. But, that's how the story ends. I figured now was as good a time as any …

The Adventures of Becky: Episode 7- Smoot 3: Revenge of the Smoot (Or White Water Rafting in West Virginia)

If anyone ever tells you that white water rafting is dangerous and you shouldn't go, you should only listen to half of their advice. Yes, white water rafting is dangerous. Think about it. People in a tiny raft with only a life vest and helmet going over rapids that could suck you under the water …

The Adventures of Becky: Episode 6- Otakon 2012 (Or Where Becky Met ALL of the Sherlock Fans)

After Katsucon ended in February, my love of convention going was back in full gear. While I'm still not as into anime as I once was, these cons are just amazing. There's just such an amazing energy. So, when Manya and Emma asked if I would be going with them again this year, I couldn't …

The Adventures of Becky: Episode 3- Katsucon 18 (Or Rather, Becky Searches for the Elusive John and Sherlocks)

Well, I've been rather excited about Katsucon since probably December when I decided that nothing was going to stand in my way this year to go. I haven't been to a convention in a really long time. Particularly an anime convention. Mainly because I fell out of touch with anime somewhere along the lines of …