Category Archives: Podcast

Episode 32: Ready Player One / LevelUP

Welcome to Nerd of Paradise! In this episode Kate is once again joined by her geeky brother Micah to discus the new movie Ready Player One, as well his brand new novel LevelUP. Check out the websites referenced in this episode: levelupcorp.online 8bitnovel.com micahjoel.info Thanks for listening to Nerd Of Paradise! If you liked this […]


Episode 31: FOGcon 8

Welcome to Episode 31 of Nerd of Paradise! In this episode we cover FOGcon 8 and talk about science fiction & fantasy, imposter syndrome, writing, steampunk, tribbles, typewriters, robots, brain weasels, AND MORE! Featuring interviews with these amazing people: Naomi Brett Rourke NaomiBrettRourke.com Steamy Tech SteamyTech.com Daniel Potter FallenKitten.com Effie Seiberg EffieSeiberg.com L.S. Johnson TraversingZ.com Special thanks […]


Episode 30: Mister Rogers

Hello and welcome to Nerd of Paradise! We’re back after short hiatus and we’re ready to get nerdy with more random topics! In this episode we talk about the legacy of Mister Rogers. Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood was a tv staple for multiple generations of children and the values and principles Fred Roger advocated still touch […]


Episode 29: Star Trek Discovery

Hello and Welcome to Nerd of Paradise! In episode 29 Gary joins Kate once again to discuss the newest Trek on the block — Star Trek Discovery. Does this new Trek live up to our expectations? What do we think of the new characters? How does this series stack up to the previous Trek universe? […]


Episode 28: Total Eclipse

Hello and welcome back to Nerd of Paradise. In this episode Kate experiences last month’s eclipse at the Arizona Science Center and talks to people of all ages about what the eclipse meant to them. Thanks for listening to Nerd Of Paradise! Find all of our episodes on nerdofparadise.net Follow us on Twitter @NofPPod Send […]


Episode 27: Star Trek Voyager

Hello and welcome to another episode of Nerd of Paradise! In this episode Kate and special cohost Gary (@Plo_Kool) break the Prime Directive at every available opportunity by shifting from their usual Star Wars chat to discuss Star Trek Voyager. Also, hear Kate’s interview with Harry Kim himself — Garrett Wang, from Phoenix Comicon this […]


Episode 25: Star Wars Day 2017

Welcome to Nerd of Paradise and happy Star Wars Day! This episode is a celebration of Star Wars and features some special Star Wars stories from: @forcechildren, @jedinews2010, @pattybones2, @echostation5_7, @genxwing, @unholyalliances, @scubedpod, @jamesjawa and @dan_brooks! So pour yourself a glass of blue milk and sit back and relax as we reminisce about 40 years of […]


Update: La Gattara Cat Cafe

On the very first episode of Nerd of Paradise we talked with Melissa of La Gattara Cat Cafe. In this update we catch up with her and find out all the latest news about Arizona’s first cat cafe! Check out lagattaracatcafe.com for more info!


Episode 24: FOGcon 2017

Welcome to Nerd of Paradise! Episode 24 is all about my recent adventure at FOGcon. Listen on to find out why this con was unlike ANY I’ve ever attended before! Lots of great stuff including interviews with: Lisbet Weir lisbetweir.com Steven Schwartz Effie Seiberg effieseiberg.com Colleen O’Rourke Vylar Kaftan vylarkaftan.net Becca Gomez Farrell rebeccagomezfarrell.com and […]


Episode 23 – Indiana Jones

Welcome to the first new episode of 2017! Episode 23 is all about the legend that is Indiana Jones! Stick around for some interesting perspectives from different facets of Indy fandom. Matthew Jacobs (Writer for Young Indy, and much, much more!) Thomas Riddle – indyintheclassroom.com Rob Wainfur – thebeardedtrio.com Jason Ward – makingstarwars.net/makingindy.net Links mentioned […]