Author Archives: mybiggeekadventure

November 28

November Favourites – All the (Stranger) Things, a cool Kiwi and loads more!

While geekdom continues to dominate popular culture, there is just SO MUCH AMAZING stuff out there and it’s easy to miss some of the best bits. I thought it would be useful to give you a rundown of my favourite TV shows, films, books, podcasts and any other cool stuff that I may stumble upon. […]

November 21

Puns and guns? Must be Wynonna Earp…

With all the activity around Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s 20th anniversary this year, I’ve been reminded that (a) I’m getting on a bit and (b) Buffy was my gateway into fandom. A kick ass female lead with a cool group of friends, fighting the forces of darkness – what was not to love? Since Buffy finished […]

November 09

Preview of Wales Comic Con – 2nd & 3rd December 2017

My favourite UK convention is coming up again at the start of December and I CAN’T WAIT to attend for the third time. I’ve written about previous visits here and here and it’s always a great time so I wanted to share with you what I’m looking forward to in just a few weeks. Jamie and the WCC team have really pulled […]

November 02

Tell me why you don’t like Mondays?

Monday. Garfield would have you believe that it’s the worst day of the week. There are whole songs written about how awful that particular day is and so many internet memes about it that you automatically start to fear what the start of the week may bring. But, dear readers, I’m here to argue the opposite! That, in […]

October 19

My Big Geek Adventure – The Way Forward

Hi! Long time, no see! Thanks for stopping by, it’s really nice to see you. You are looking well, did you get your hair cut? I’m sorry, I’m rambling to cover the fact that I’ve been a rubbish blogger. As you may have read in my previous blogs (which feels like many months ago) 2017 hasn’t […]

An update on My Big Geek Adventure

Come on in, excuse the mess. I realise it’s a bit dusty in here, I haven’t been around for a while. Shall we have a chat? I’ll put the kettle on…..

Remembering my Dad

You may have noticed that I only got 2 days into my ‘A Blog a Day in February’ and then everything went silent. I started with so much gusto but then my Dad fell ill quite suddenly and passed away. It feels strange writing that down…… like it’s a work of fiction rather than reality. […]