Katsucon 2014: Shenanigans & happenings

Howdy! Maki here with my post Katsucon blog. I’m sorry it has taken so long, but I immediately went from Katsucon to NJ for a burlesque show (separate post about that later). Now that I am back; let the madness begin. This convention went a bit differently than the last con I wrote about (see…

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I’M A BLACK COSPLAYER AND I’M JUST AS GOOD AS OTHER COSPLAYERS.

When I was a child, I was taught “black is beautiful,” so it was a huge surprise to me growing up that black faces were not represented in common society.  When I turned on the TV, when I flipped through magazines, even when I read books, a sea of white faces stared back at me.…

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How I became teh kitteh at New York Comic-Con 2013

  New York Comic-Con is one of the biggest conventions in the east coast, and THE biggest comic book convention in the east coast.  Overwhelmed doesn’t even begin to describe what I was feeling when I went in 2012.  I wasn’t even sure if I wanted to go this year, but with some persuasion from…

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