Author Archives: The Nerdy Blogger

About The Nerdy Blogger

Ashley Thomas is The Nerdy Blogger. She holds a B. A. in English Literature from Maryville College in Maryville, Tennessee (c/o 2007) and completed her M. A. in Literature and Language, concentrating in Imaginative Literature at Signum University in Summer 2017. Ashley blogs, reads, writes (for fun and for hire), and spends time with her husband, Ryan, and their two cat-monsters, Luna and Oliver. She and Ryan reside in Charlotte, North Carolina with a large quantity of board games, comic books, and polyhedral dice. She would like to be Brienne of Tarth, Leslie Knope, and Hermione Granger when she grows up.

The Nerdy Blogger Writing Roundup

Greetings, friends! I apologize for the delay of The Movie Review That Was Promised. Game of Thrones is on right now, which means I’ve been writing a lot about the current season on Fangirlish.com. April was a busy month and … Continue reading

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Stranger Things, Doug, Game of Thrones, and Captive State, oh my! – The Nerdy Blogger Around the Web

The past couple of weeks have afforded me the opportunity to geek out all around the web. Here are a few links that may be of interest to my readers here. Stranger Things Season 3 Trailer Breakdown! – I had … Continue reading

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Adventures with MoviePass – March 2018

I promised you last June to highlight my MoviePass adventures for March 2018. In the time since I wrote that post, I canceled MoviePass because frankly, their customer service absolutely tanks and I can no longer recommend their service in … Continue reading

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Brienne of Tarth, Gwendoline Christie, and Me

I’ve been struggling with how to write all of this down for right on 2 months now. 2018 was a huge year for me in terms of fandom. I met not one, not two, but EIGHT of my online friends … Continue reading

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Excelsior! Thoughts on Stan Lee

Like many of my fellow nerds, I was absolutely devastated to hear of the passing of Stan Lee yesterday. I never had the pleasure of meeting Stan Lee, but a few of my friends did. By all accounts, he was … Continue reading

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All Treats, No Tricks! | Halloween Podcast Treats from Me

Hi friends! Thanks for sticking with me. As mentioned in a previous post, I LOVE Halloween. This year, I’ve been fortunate enough to join in not one, but TWO Halloween themed episodes of TWO of my favorite podcasts. If you’d … Continue reading

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Adventures with MoviePass – February 2018

Hey all! June got away from me with finally GETTING MY MASTER’S DEGREE and all. I just got back from the Mythmoot conference, which doubled as my Master’s graduation ceremony. If you’d like to watch me give the welcome at … Continue reading

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