The Kansas City FilmFest, an annual juried film festival featuring more than 100 local, regional, national and international films is now in its 20th year. More than $200,000 in cash and prizes have been awarded since 1997. Recently, Alex Haughey (pronounced “Hoy”), a filmmaker in LA, contacted me to let me know about his Kansas City […]
THIS POST CONTAINS AFFILIATE LINKS. As we look to new adventures in 2017, I thought it appropriate to highlight a group that is dedicated to boldly going in search of strange new worlds, new life, and new civilizations. That’s right – there’s a Kansas City Star Trek fan club, which operates the USS Valiant. A […]
We all have our favorite fandoms and pastimes – and Doctor Who is among my top favs. We started with the 2009 reboot, and have watched all the new ones. We have only seen a handful of the old ones, but they’re definitely on our must-eventually-watch list. So when I heard there was a Kansas […]
Star Trek, Star Wars, video games, science, cosplay – there are many ways to be a geek. This post explores (and validates) them.
Kansas City was recently host to the 74th World Science Fiction Convention. Worldcon is sort of like the Olympics or World Cup, in that different cities around the world bid on hosting the convention, and this year it was held in Kansas City. I attended Worldcon to help represent my husband’s fantasy adventure series, Angst, so I […]