May Dr. Sketchys in Pittsburgh

This isn’t about your typical charity fundraiser. It’s not one of those tax-deductible sort of things. However, it would mean a lot to folks involved including myself. I’m the spokesmodel for the Guns of Shadow Valley comic book which is online and completely free at gunsofshadowvalley.com. The comic is the blood, sweat and tears of […] Read more…

Update on the Technology Issues & News

Thank you for your patience as I lose more of my sanity trying to rebuild my computer. The good news is my files were recovered; the bad news is not all the files are cooperating and able to be opened. Vista has files in directories; I move them but they don’t move to where I […] Read more…

System Failure!

My computer was attacked rather badly last night. At least three malware programs infected it down through the registry. I thought Vista + a reputable antivirus protected me against such things but I have lost everything! Every file. Every review. Every photo. Every video. I have some things on cd and very few things on […] Read more…

Japanese Influence at Cosplay Deviants

The latest sets at Cosplay Deviants highlight a playful Japanese influence to American pop culture. While a good portion of that influence has branched off into what’s called “Lolita” and entails adapting a little girl charm with a grown woman’s body; these new sets at CosDev maintain a more traditional and innocent look. The ladies’ […] Read more…