It’s a happy sad time to be a geek

Marie Nelson

Back when I was a child the word “geek” was an insult. Pure and simple. The geeks where the unattractive, smelly, asthma crippled, acne riddled, loner kids that everyone thought were “weird” and “probably going to be serial killers”. The dictionary definition of a geek is “An unfashionable or socially inept person.”

If you watch any kind of comedy from the 80’s you’re almost guaranteed that at some point a geek will show up and be told “get lost, nerd.” (sometimes by the story’s protagonist). 

Then something amazing happened. Something which a lot of sections of society only dream of. The word “geek” was reclaimed. It became acceptable to be a geek. Suddenly every city had it’s own comic con, comic book stores were no longer taboo places to be seen. I was 15 when LoTR The Two Towers came out. I went to see it at the cinema on…

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What to Read After FSOG


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What to Read After FSOG:
The Gemstone Collection
Lauren Hawkeye, Liz Crowe, Beverly Preston,
Erika Ashby, Nicole R. Taylor, Nikki Pink,
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Khelsey Jackson, Summer Daniels
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Wealthy real estate tycoon Jack Gordon has it all … fast cars, faster women, and cold hard cash. But when he steps through a door one hot summer afternoon, he has no idea that his life is about to change forever … HOUSE RULES by Liz Crowe.

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The lines between fantasy and reality blur in INOPERATIVE by Charity Parkerson.

Pregnant Julie Miller returns to her hometown only to come face to face with a sexy, mysterious stranger in FINDING HOME by Lacey Wolfe.

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