About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Daytona International Speedway Stadium Project Nearing Completion

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It took the Romans approximately eight years to build the Coliseum. It’s taking a considerably shorter period, less than three years, to finish the $400 million Daytona Rising project for Daytona International Speedway, a project that will completely alter the fan experience while being one of the most modern public stadiums ever. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

The Hunger Games Exhibition: True to the Books

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Hunger Games: The Exhibition at Discovery Times Square is a detailed and fascinating look at the world of Panem. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Lost in the Shuffle: DC Comic Announcements From Comic Con

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Milestone’s back, Static may be a live action show soon, Lois and Clark are back together, and Vertigo has some fine titles on the horizon. All good news from DC Comics. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

My DC Comics Essentials

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When DC Comics rebooted its universe a few years ago with an entirely new continuity called “The New 52,” I took to calling it the anti-Corrina reboot because every decision made tended to be the exact opposite of what I wanted to read.

But now that DC has basically rebooted again, their universe looks different. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Join the Gotham City Police Department

Jim Gordon, Batman, Gotham

The new GCPD replica badge is as close as we’ll get to patrolling the streets of Gotham. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

What’s Wrong With ‘The Flash’ (Spoiler Alert)

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‘The Flash’ a great show? Not until it stops using women as plot points rather than characters. (NOTE: This post includes spoilers for the season finale.) Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

The Wicked Cyclone Is My New #1 Roller Coaster

The Wicked Cyclone, a steel and wood hybrid coaster.

Love roller coasters? You need to ride the Wicked Cyclone. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Same Geek Channel, ‘Arrow,’ Season 3, Episode 22: This Is Your Sword

Yeah, totally a fake-out, Team Arrow. Image via CW.

To take over the League of Assassins, Oliver kills Team Arrow. Nah, he didn’t. Relax, Felicity. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Same Geek Channel: ‘The Flash’ 1: 17: Tricksters

Me, after watching the last scene with Iris. Image via CW

What part of your reptile brains sent Iris literally to the kitchen, Flash writers? Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Same Geek Channel Review: ‘Arrow’ Episode 312 “Uprising”

Team Arrow gathers for the showdown with Brick. image via CW.

It was the best of episodes, it was the worst of episodes. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Live Tweeting Agent Carter

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Agent Carter is the show I’ve been waiting for. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

5 Reasons You Should Be Watching The Librarians

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Why The Librarians is pure fun. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Wytches Are Waiting for Us

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Wytches delves in the darkest desires of human nature and the beings who make them come true. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

DC Comics Doesn’t Want a Feminist Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman #37 cover

While Marvel is positioning Captain Marvel/Carol Danvers and the new Ms. Marvel/Kamala Khan to be 21st century female icons, DC Comics is pushing Wonder Woman back to the 19th. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

EMP Museum: Geekiest Place on Earth?

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The EMP museum may be the geekiest pop culture museum you’ll ever visit. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

An Inside Look at The Hunger Games

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With Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 now in theatres, actress Megan Hayes from Catching Fire offers an inside look at the dystopian series. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Penguins of Madagascar Giveaway!

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Love those smart but ridiculous penguins? Here’s a chance to win their books. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Penguins, Animated and Real, Always Entertaining

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The Bronx Zoo and the Penguins of Madagascar movie make for a great day. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Seattle’s Underground: More than Just a Kolchak Episode

A former's teller's office in what was once the first floor of a bank.

If you could lift off the top of the Seattle Underground, it would be as if you took off the Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Sonic the Hedgehog

Image courtesy Archie Comics

Why do kids love Sonic? My daughter provides some insight into why she loves these comics. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Daytona International Speedway Stadium Rebuild Is Halfway Home

The topping beam at Daytona International Speedway, image via DIS

The reimagining of Daytona International Speedway is past the halfway point. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Portable Power: OtterBox Resurgence Battery Cases

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The OtterBox Resurgence case will give your phone enough power to last all day. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Ranking the Roller Coasters at Six Flags New England

The youngest son dramatizing his time on Mind Eraser

What’s the best ride at Six Flags New England? It’s not the one that spins riders when they’re 400 feet in the air. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Daytona Beach: The Beginnings

Original pavement taken from the two repavements of Daytona International Speedway

The Archives of the Daytona International Speedway are a trip back in time to man’s first attempt at land speed records. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Daytona International Speedway: Racing Into the Future

Ground floor escalators under construction, photo by Corrina Lawson

A glimpse into what it will be like to attend an event at Daytona International Speedway once the $400 stadium renovations are finished. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

Predicting the Future: The New Daytona International Speedway

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The new stadium construction at Daytona International Speedway is a once-in-a-lifetime project that’s gone completely digital, using all the latest technology. Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.

The Only Living Boy: Kid vs. Monsters

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What if you were 12 years old, woke up, and found you had to survive in a world of monsters? Continue reading

About Corrina Lawson

Writer, Mom, Geek and Superhero. though usually not all four on the same day. Author of the award-winning Phoenix Institute Superhero series and the steampunk novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract.