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Alexa Holzbee 5 Entries
Alexa Holzbee

I live in the shadows of the Rocky Mountains with my dear husband and our dumb cat. I'm kind of a novice geek and I like to write about it.


Con Man: Alan Tudyk’s Comeback

Dear fellow Firefly and Serenity fans, What if I told you that a former Firefly star (I say “former” with a brimming tear threatening to teeter off my lower eyelid) created a show about a disgruntled ex-television star whose sci-fi…

0 Comments / 35 View / April 13, 2015

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The Makings of Heroes

So, you’re walking down the street one day, and it’s the worst day of your life.  Everything is falling apart. You’ve never had to go through anything like this before and it’s just. So. Hard. Then some joe who’s trying…

0 Comments / 60 View / April 1, 2015


Day(s) of the Geek

Of course, when you think about it, there’s no day where it’s not awesome to be a geek/nerd. As Simon Pegg would say, “Being a geek means never having to play it cool about how much you like something.” However,…

0 Comments / 2390 View / March 9, 2015


It Starts With a Little Weirdness.

Every creation in the realm of nerdom started with a single crazy idea. Right? I mean, how many eureka moments started percolating in the average Joe Shmoe’s head while he was brushing his teeth one morning? And I imagine more…

0 Comments / 38 View / March 2, 2015

Samwise and Frodo

Don’t Be A Frodo

The first time I read Lord of the Rings was the first time I cried during a book. I still cry when I watch the films, and my heart’s desire in this world is to live in a hobbit hole….

0 Comments / 94 View / February 24, 2015