Archive for category cosplay

Not a Halloween post

Due to an unfortunate reaction to a flu vaccine, I didn’t finish the Halloween costume I’d intended to wear today.  Also I’m totally wiped out and don’t see any way to stuff myself into that heavy Steampunk mess. Not yet, anyway.  If I can manage between now and Christmas to get it finished and put […]

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Train Wreck

In the past couple weeks, I’m sorry to say, I have unfollowed several female cosplayers on Facebook. I would rather not have done it, but I can’t watch what they’ve become. It’s hard to see a train wreck happening and not to be able to stop it, but who am I to tell them the […]

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Cosplay Against Bullying Day

It’s Cosplay Against Bullying day. It is NOT Cosplay Against Teasing Day, or Cosplay Against Joshing Day. The chief word here is bullying. For those of you who aren’t sure what that means, Merriam-Webster has a good definition: “Bully (verb) : to frighten, hurt, or threaten (a smaller or weaker person) : to act like […]

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The Opposite of No

My life has been full of negatives.  Sometimes it seems like everything I’ve wanted to do has been met with a no.  Everywhere I turned, I was turned down. The earliest ‘no’ I remember happened when I was about 4 years old, in a field behind my grandparents’ house.  My cousins played baseball in that […]

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