Official business completed, we spent several hours wandering through the Comicpalooza exhibit hall. Passing by a panel in discussion mode, I heard a young woman say that when she first became involved in cosplay, she was shocked that strangers came up and touched her. She wasn't prepared for that. I wasn't prepared to hear they … Continue reading Comicpalooza Day 2: Moppets & More
David and I are in Dallas for What the Fest 2 at the Pocket Sandwich Theatre, and we are officially chuffed. David's "Invisible Men Invade Earth," which was named Judges' Pick in the 2017 WTF, was screened last night, first on the program--and will be shown again tonight. What the Fest highlights films that don't fit … Continue reading William and Ernest Make America Great. For the Second Year in a Row. In Dallas.
Our first full day at All-Con Dallas 2018 was a rousing success. I sold a book. A man picked up a copy of DAY OF THE DARK and asked if I had change. I was gobsmacked. Of course I didn't have change. I hadn't thought about needing change. I didn't even have my purse. David, … Continue reading Headline: Guess Who Sold a [Copy of a] Book
The video "Invisible Men Invade Earth," written, directed, and produced by David Davis, was declared What the Fest Winner Judge's Pick at Dallas' Pocket Sandwich Theatre last night.* Judges said "Invisible Men" has a "purity" that shows it comes from a "place of love," and they could tell David made it simply because he wanted … Continue reading “Invisible Men Invade Earth” Wins at What the Fest
Today's sights: Darth Vader; Power Rangers (the real ones!); Chewbacca; a woman wearing neck-to-toe body paint who shouldn't have been wearing neck-to-toe body paint; a mayor standing in the shade reading a l-o-n-g resolution while I stood in the sun; zombies dancing; a fried beef sopapilla; a car shaped like a space ship (I guess); a … Continue reading Roswell Sightings: Day 2