Tag: travel

  • Ch. 6: The Elm Street Trilogy, Part 1

    A couple weeks after Rock and Shock 2010 The Walking Dead arrived on AMC and was an instant, massive hit. I had a chance to meet Norman Reedus at a local convention about three weeks after the premiere (he was there for a Boondock Saints reunion), where his autograph was still a reasonable twenty dollars,…

  • Ch.5: Not Standing For It

    After having very positive experiences working the King and Queen tables the previous year, there was no doubt that Tim and I would be back for our third year of volunteering in 2010. My hopes to be at the headliner booth again were huge after my favorite director, George Romero (RIP), was announced, and I…

  • Ch. 1: Diving In, Pt. 1

    I’ve been going to horror conventions for fourteen years. Rock and Shock in Worcester, Massachusetts is my home base, and in that time I’ve gone from fan to volunteer to volunteer coordinator to volunteer and vendor coordinator. It’s been an incredible ride that began with love of the genre and continued through love of the…