My GEEK GOES ROGUE HALLOWEEN SPECIAL takes a look at my experiences reading the Harry Potter series for the first time in my thirties, and some of the unfounded criticism of the series by so-called religious figures.
The Things That Change and Don’t Change in Ten Years: A Conversation with Singer/Songwriter, Derek Webb
In my latest Geek Goes Rogue post, I get to check an item off my bucket list by interviewing one of my favorite musicians, Derek Webb. I’ve been a fan of his for years, having been drawn in by his willingness to wrestle through tough questions and creatively confront various cultural and religious issues in his songs that many artists of the same ilk seem to try and avoid. Derek was kind enough to sit down with me recently and share a bit about his career, his personal interests, and some of the work he’s doing on behalf of other artists.
In my latest Geek Goes Rogue post, I detail some of my childhood struggles with reading comprehension and offer a glimpse of that one special teacher who helped me overcome my borderline disability and instill my current passion for reading and writing.