Geek Girl Of The Week

Bahston Is Wicked Awesome

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.

BOSTON Dunkin Donuts Cup

Please Forgive Me And My Slacker Ways

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.

Me and Liz Lee at NYCC

Need A Gift For The Geek Girl In Your Life?

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!)

Book gifts

Come To NerdMelt On Thursday, Nov. 3

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 Girls Unite NerdMelt flyer

L.A. Signing Announcement

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!

Maria Bamford

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.