|Audrey and her husband in Hogsmeade |
at Universal's Islands of Adventure
This is the blog of a fangirl. Hence the title. Geeks are notorious for our rants, so I like to keep it as positive as possible. Hence the emphasis on raving.
BFG is published on that there fancy BlogHer network.
Sometimes, I invite other geeks to rant and/or rave on various subjects. Then they do.
Audrey (in her not-so-secret third person) is a long-time magazine writer and video producer who recently sold her first two screenplays. On the inside, she is still the same bowl-cutted, braces-needing geek she was back in fifth grade the day she cried from sheer inspiration during a class viewing of Kate Capshaw's "Space Camp".
Audrey is out to prove that retaining the innocence, enthusiasm and inspiration of your early geekdom can only help you through your personal life and career. She is a member of the Women Film Critics Circle and completed her MA in Creative Writing in May 2011.
Audrey was once mentioned in the Huffington Post by documentary director Mark Edlitz for her feminist thoughts on Princess Leia's gold bikini, to which her mother replied, "That's nice dear, what's a
This thirteen minute story is Audrey reading a nonfiction essay from her graduate thesis, "Growing Up Weird"...
...in which Audrey snacks around EPCOT and has the photos to prove it
...in which The Dude Abides
...in which I accidentally harass a successful actor
...in which Pee Wee Herman changes my life.
...in which a Star Wars shirt is more than a Star Wars shirt
...in which I call upon the Goonies for strength.
...in which movie husbands are praised.
...in which I defend Conan O'Brien.
...in which I positively demand a Magnum P.I. movie.