Monthly Archives: October 2012

“Top Ten Favorite Kick-Ass Heroines”

The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday for today. I’m going to stick with my tendency to do choose 8 literary examples and a few from other media. So, in no particular order: 1. Loup Garron (Santa Olivia, post-apocalyptic dystopia) … Continue reading

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Scientists drink the most coffee?

In my forays on the internet, I saw this. Pay close attention to number 1, because that’s what I’m going to talk about.   So apparently, my profession drinks the most coffee. I wonder if graduate students were counted in … Continue reading

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Sometimes the right combination of writing/staging/acting will mess with your head

Before starting with the post, I’m putting in a music video by Rhett and Link, both to lighten the mood and because the song is strangely fitting for a post as musings-like as this one. It’s a funny and engaging … Continue reading

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New York Comic Con, Author Panel, Show Floor

New York Comic Con was completely sold out even before the event for the first time this year. I have to say, especially around Saturday afternoon, it showed. That said, it was still worth going and I had a lot of … Continue reading

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“Top Ten Favorite Authors in Fantasy”

Another Top Ten Tuesday from the Broke and the Bookish, this one is for Top Ten Favorite Authors In X Genre. What else could I pick but fantasy? I’m going to restrict myself to 8 for books, then add 2 additional … Continue reading

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Lab Talk: First Time in a Lab

What’s it like to walk into a lab for the first time? The first time I walked into a molecular biology lab was the summer after my freshman year of college. I had no research experience, and I hadn’t even … Continue reading

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Coming up and the Fall TV season

Hello everyone, I’m going to be at New York Comic Con this weekend, which is very awesome. Hopefully, I’ll have plenty to talk about after that. Just as soon as I finish these midterms… Anyway, I wanted to let everyone … Continue reading

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