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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 21 – Fall Cons

Welcome to episode 21 of Nerd of Paradise! In this episode you’ll get 2 comicons for the price of one! Kate covers Phoenix Comicon Fan Fest (held in Phoenix on October 22, 23 2016) and Tucson Comic Con (held on November 4-6 2016). She talks to: @ConManSeries conmantheseries.com @SeanHoade seanhoade.com @TheNotFakeMHP https://www.youtube.com/user/MiserableHairPeople @PatrickTylee patricktylee.com @natailewright_ […]


Review: Ugly by Robert Hoge

Maybe it was my conservative Midwest upbringing, or the fact that I was raised by a very reserved family, but I was always taught that it’s not polite to stare, you never call someone ugly and while others might be different, you just don’t talk about it. So when I heard Robert Hoge on NPR talking about his book “Ugly”, it […]


Episode 19 – Ugly

On this episode of Nerd Of Paradise we continue the topic of Body Image by talking to author Robert Hoge. Robert’s memoir “Ugly” recounts his time growing up being “ugly and disabled.” We talk about beauty, bullying, disability, Star Trek and Abed from Community! Read Robert’s list of 5 Things You Can Say to Someone with […]


Episode 15 – Time Travel

In episode 15 Kate takes on the nerdy topic of Time Travel. You’ll hear from 3 different authors who have all written in the genre. Micah Joel. @micahpedia http://micahjoel.info Nathan Van Coops. @nathanvancoops nathanvancoops.com B.L. Alley @WriterBLAlley writerblalley.wix.com/home Thanks for listening to Nerd Of Paradise! Check out our website: nerdofparadise.net Follow us on Twitter @NofPPod […]