How I Ended Up a Hockey Fan and How It Doesn’t Feel That Different

Yep. That's me. The one in the backward hat taking this photo. I'm sure you're wondering how I got there...which is the Washington Capitals Stanley Cup Parade and Rally weeks ago and why it's taken me so long to write this blog. Why it's taken so long to write this is the easy answer, so …

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Coming Full Circle, Or How 28 Feels Really Similar To 13

This blog post was originally written as part of a series for The Welders. It was posted to their blog on July 25, 2017.  I am 28 years old. I graduated from high school ten years ago, graduated from undergraduate six years ago, and graduated from graduate school four years ago. When I was 11 …

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 …