2017 · Blogging · Events · Ottawa · Photos · Writing

Six Years of Ottawa ComicCon: Stay Shiny Part 1

The fan life is the good life. This past weekend brought with it Ottawa ComicCon for the sixth year in a row and I once again turned up in true fangirl style – that is to say, in cosplay. Over the years I have catalogued my cosplays in blog posts to give myself a chance… Continue reading Six Years of Ottawa ComicCon: Stay Shiny Part 1

2016 · Blogging · Events · Ottawa · Writing

Fiery Yet Flowery: Fleur Delacour at Ottawa Comiccon

“It would take more zan a werewolf to stop Bill loving me!” – Fleur Delacour, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince *I think Molly Weasley learned never to underestimate Fleur after this interaction. I think I underestimated Fleur. Underestimating a woman is a dangerous game to play, be she fictional or not. Thankfully I emerged from… Continue reading Fiery Yet Flowery: Fleur Delacour at Ottawa Comiccon

2016 · Events · Fandoms · Ottawa

Five Years Later: Fleur Delacour at Comic Con 2016

I’m a hardcore Potterhead. For those of you who are not familiar with that term it applies to fans of J.K. Rowling’s book series Harry Potter. The word is also applicable to fans of the film adaptations of said books because in my mind book and movie fans have too much in common to fight over how they… Continue reading Five Years Later: Fleur Delacour at Comic Con 2016

2015 · Blogging · Events · Ottawa · Photos · Writing

Cosplaying as a One Woman Army: I Know My Value Part 2

I’ve been ruminating about this post since I wrote part one almost a month ago.  This piece has been written and rewritten more often than I would like to admit.  Everything I produced just did not seem to hit the mark in terms of what I wanted to express. I promised in my last post to discuss… Continue reading Cosplaying as a One Woman Army: I Know My Value Part 2

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Cosplaying as a One Woman Army: Black Widow Edition Part 1

I have been a fan for as long as I can remember.  No, I am not a folded sheet of paper that can be moved back and forth to produce small breezes nor am I am electronic construction whose blades spin quickly to help a flow of cool air manifest in a room.  I am a fan… Continue reading Cosplaying as a One Woman Army: Black Widow Edition Part 1