Category Archives: Blogs

September 04

5 Fandom Friday: Fandom Deaths I Just Can’t Even

By: Meg Humphrey Intense emotional investment in fictional characters is nothing new for those deep in fandom. A little piece of us goes with every character that was important to us and we mourn them as we would a flesh and blood friend. These are the deaths that my heart will never heal from. Dr. […]

August 19

By: Meg Humphrey Have You Nerd had the incredible honor of receiving the “Most Unique Website Content” award from the inaugural year of the Geekie Awards in 2013. This year, the Geekies are mixing it up and  giving fans the opportunity to vote for their favorites in each category! Here are my picks. Art: Jackie […]

July 24

5 Fandom Friday: Pets I Would Adopt

By: Meg Humphrey Full disclosure: I’ve never owned a pet. I had a beta fish for a week, but I poor Ackbar hadn’t been around long enough to really consider him part of the family. I’m not sure what taking care of any of these “pets” would be like, but I’m willing to try! Rancor. […]

January 05

Adorable Artist Spotlight: Vivian Ng

By: Meg Humphrey   If you’ve read the previous installments of Adorable Artist Spotlight, you’ll know my weakness for traditional art. I came across Vivian Ng from a random retweet of a piece of her fanart. It immediately drew me in and I had to see more!     Her lineart is detailed, but not […]

October 03

5 Fandom Friday: Star Wars was My Gateway Drug

By: Meg Humphrey   The Nerdy Girlie and SuperSpaceChick have created “5 Fandom Friday” to help bloggers get through the busy Autumn season by supplying us with with weekly topics that let us explore our fanoms with our readers. This first Friday’s theme is “Gateway Fandoms that Made Me Who I am Today” and boy, […]

August 15

Adorable Artist Spotlight: Elsa Chang

By: Meg Humphrey   I hopped onto my personal Tumblr for the first time since May and I was lucky enough to come across some of Elsa Chang’s art in the less-than-twenty-minutes I spent on there! Elsa Chang is currently a character designer for Nickelodeon, but has worked as a character designer and in visual […]

May 05

WordPress Family Award

By: Terra Clarke Olsen Blogger Natacha Guyot kindly nominated Have You Nerd for the “WordPress Family Award.”   I hadn’t heard of this award before Natacha nominated us, but the concept behind the family award is quite touching. It gives bloggers the chance to recognize other blogs that they find inspiring in the WordPress family. Like […]