Ghost Town Alive Is A Can’t Miss Summertime Event At Knott’s Berry Farm
Today was a busy one for me. In fact, so much happened, I can barely believe it; I played matchmaker, I staked out a bank, I helped rob said bank, I captured criminals, I set criminals free, I stirred the pot, I saw a wedding, I delivered the mail,... Read more
Mommy Fearist Needed a Break with Boos
After a few rough weeks filled with open houses, conventions, sickness and other shenanigans Mommy Fearist decided it was time for a night out-without the kids. So I called my friend and proposed an evening filled with adventure, spirits and “spirits.” We braved traffic at 4:30pm from Orange County... Read more
MONSTER ELEMENTARY Wins a Bronze Medal in the 2017 Independent Publisher Book Awards
Monster Elementary and the Egyptian Curse!, the second volume in the Monster Elementary series, has won the Independent Publisher Book Awards 2017 Bronze Medal for best “Graphic Novel/Drawn Book – Humor/Cartoon.” Two years ago the first Monster Elementary book won the Independent Publisher Book Award for 2015 Gold Medal for... Read more
WonderCon Weekend Wrap Up
As I walked out of the Anaheim Convention Center late Sunday afternoon, a familiar wave of emotions washed over me. First being exhaustion, second was bittersweetness and third was disappointment that this con was only three days. For the past several years WonderCon had reminded me of the old... Read more
Mommy Fearist Gives Her WonderCon-First Impressions
The Fearist house has been a buzz of excitement and activity leading up to Friday, opening day of WonderCon 2017. Daddy Fearist and I have been finishing up the cosplay for our two kids as well as packing our backpacks with a variety of snacks and water. I picked... Read more
Convention Procrastination and Cosplay Miracles Can Happen
WonderCon is a week away and I just realized that we don’t have cosplay planned. I should be fired. For the past couple of years I have had delusions of grandeur when it comes to cons and family cosplay. In my head it looks beautiful. In my head people... Read more
Mommy Fearist introduces her students to her darker side
“Hey Miss Erin, when are you going to write about scary stuff and dance?” I’ve never been a person that fits neatly inside a box. Growing up as a dancer I was the odd ball who wasn’t into princess fluff and fairies. As I grew older I had an... Read more
Trollhunters Netflix Series picked up for Second Season
Great news for Trollhunters fans! It was just announced that the animated Netflix Original series was picked up for a second season! The series, a collaboration between Guillermo del Toro and DreamWorks animation,  Trollhunters will take viewers of all ages back into the small town of Arcadia for 13 new episodes. Trollhunters is the tale... Read more
Knott’s Berry Farm Screams Against Breast Cancer
Yesterday was a chilly, grey Saturday morning at Knott’s Berry Farm. It was also pink. For the fourth year, Knott’s Berry Farm has partnered with the Susan G. Komen foundation to raise funds towards breast cancer research. You may be wondering why Mommy Fearist is covering this non-horror event. According to... Read more
Costumes aren’t just for Halloween Anymore, Says Mommy Fearist
When you are five years old and decide to wear your Spiderman costume to the grocery store, people think it’s funny and cute. Little kids in super hero or princess costumes are met with ooohs and aaaahs, smiles and giddy laughter. However, there comes a time when other shoppers... Read more