Bahston Is Wicked Awesome

BOSTON Dunkin Donuts Cup

Words cannot express how wonderful a time I had at Dana Hall School in Boston, but hopefully these pictures will do the trip some justice.

Please Forgive Me And My Slacker Ways

Me and Liz Lee at NYCC

First off, I must apologize because it feels like a million years since I’ve updated my site. Every week, I swore I’d write a post all about my latest goings-on, but then something would inevitably get in the way. Thankfully, distance just made the heart grow fonder.

Need A Gift For The Geek Girl In Your Life?

Book gifts

One of my most-beloved sites on the planet, The Frisky, has compiled of their favorite Under $35 Holiday Gift Picks and guess who made the cut? (Spoiler: Moi!)

Come To NerdMelt On Thursday, Nov. 3

Geek Girls Unite NerdMelt flyer

I’m teaming up with the fantastic folks at NerdMelt to present a fabulous Geek Girls Unite Book Release Show on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 8 PM. Come join us for a comedy show with lady writers, lady impressionists, lady dorks and more!

L.A. Signing Announcement

Maria Bamford

I’m teaming up with the fantastic folks at NerdMelt to present a fabulous Geek Girls Unite Book Release Show on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 8 PM. Come join us for a comedy show with lady writers, lady impressionists, lady dorks and more!

Geek Girl(s) Of The Week: The Like

The founding members of The Like grew up in the ’80s as the daughters of music-biz royalty.

Quiz: Do You Fancy Yourself A Geek Girl?

Geek lineup

Are you a genuine geek girl? Take this quiz to see where you land on the geek girl spectrum!

More about Leslie Simon

Leslie is the author of Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks and Other Misfits Are Taking Over the World, out now through It Books. She is also the author of Wish You Were Here: An Essential Guide to Your Favorite Music Scenes and co-author of Everybody Hurts: An Essential Guide to Emo Culture. She currently lives in Los Angeles, CA.