Researching History Online With Historian and Historical Romance Author Jennifer Hallock

Researching History Online With Historian and Historical Romance Author Jennifer Hallock

Researching history online is a passion for many people but for authors, it’s also essential to provide the authentic details that make historical settings come to life. The best advice on researching that I’ve received was from an hour-long workshop given last summer by historical romance author and professional historian Jennifer Hallock, who has lived… Read More

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For a Last-Minute Candy Gift: Try Sugarwish

For a Last-Minute Candy Gift: Try Sugarwish

The box comes with an inspiring message. 🙂 Photo by Corrina Lawson If you have someone with a sweet tooth on your holiday shopping list and still don’t have a present, Sugarwish can help you out. The way it works: you buy a gift box from two to sixteen candies, Sugarwish sends notice of this… Read More

Review: Bokksu: More Than Just a Snack Box

Review: Bokksu: More Than Just a Snack Box

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Bokksu box, unopened. What is the Bokksu Box? Bokksu is one of the ubiquitous subscription boxes that you can order. But what separates this one, a collection of snacks, is that it comes direct from Japan, with locally sourced food. Indeed, that’s the company motto. I tried out the September… Read More

SDCC: The Stern PInball Lounge

SDCC: The Stern PInball Lounge

Reading Time: 2 minutes The gameplay! image via Stern Pinball Comic-Con has turned into a massive, sprawling event that occupies the hotels on either side the San Diego Convention Center. In one of them, you could find respite from the overwhelming sights, sounds, and events: The Stern Pinball Lounge. The Pinball Lounge was located on… Read More

SDCC: ‘Batman Beyond’ Hits 20–Time For a Revival?

SDCC: ‘Batman Beyond’ Hits 20–Time For a Revival?

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pictured from left to right: Writer Bob Goodman, Director James Tucker, writer Stan Stan Berkowitz, Will Friedle (Terry), Kevin Conroy (Batman), animation director and casting director Andrea Romano , and writer Glen Murakami. Batman Beyond isn’t going away. Not only is there a remastered Blu-ray coming out on October 29, as… Read More

Comic Con In San Diego: Get Ready, We’re Coming!

Comic Con In San Diego: Get Ready, We’re Coming!

Reading Time: 8 minutes We’re ready! Image by Patricia Vollmer It’s less than a week to one of the biggest geek parties of the year, Comic-Con in San Diego, and this year, a contingent of four GeekMoms–Corrina, Patricia, Karen, and Majk–and one GeekDad-Sean Z-will be there to bring you coverage of everything from television to… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure: THE END

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure: THE END

Reading Time: 20 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson And we’ve reached the end of our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 21

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 21

Reading Time: 6 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 20

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 20

Reading Time: 10 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 19

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 19

Reading Time: 8 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure Part 18

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure Part 18

Reading Time: 18 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 17

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 17

Reading Time: 8 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 16

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 16

Reading Time: 13 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 15

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 15

Reading Time: 11 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 14

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 14

Reading Time: 15 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 13

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 13

Reading Time: 9 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 12

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 12

Reading Time: 11 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 11

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 11

Reading Time: 7 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 10

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Part 10

Reading Time: 13 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 9

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 9

Reading Time: 12 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 8

“The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:” A Steampunk Adventure, Chapter 8

Reading Time: 14 minutes Image copyright Corrina Lawson Continuing our serial of GeekMom Corrina Lawson’s steampunk adventure/mystery novel, The Curse of the Brimstone Contract:  In a Victorian London where magic fuels steam technology… Joan Krieger dreams of revolutionizing fashion for this new, modernized world but a hidden enemy stalks her family’s clothing business, turning her… Read More