“Picture it. Downtown Shreveport….1999….it was THE Y2k New Year’s Eve party of the century,” Beaux Hays, general manager of Parish Taceaux, continued, “The Artist Formerly Known As Prince was blaring out of every window in the old Ivan Smith building. We were doing what we were told to do: party! Since computers would no longer […]Read More Geaux Geaux! Parish Taceaux!
A few days ago someone asked me an unexpected question in reference to my website & my articles, “Do you write during the day or do you have a day job?” I laughed and said, “No…I wish! However I am a mom, a nanny, and a college student.” I went on to add that I […]Read More Maybe the Happiest Thing
This past weekend, the Shreveport Convention Center was THE place to be for local geeks! Geek’d Con 2016, in its second year, is a welcome change of scenery from the usual events that happen around these parts. It seems as if attendees are in agreement that it was a smash hit and an outstanding success! […]Read More Get Your Geek’d Con On!
Last year, downtown Shreveport’s convention center was host to the first Geek’d Con. This year, the con is coming back August 19-21 & is ready to make all local geeks pretty happy. The line up includes top-notch talent such as: Cassandra Peterson (Elvira) Kathy Najimy (Hocus Pocus, King of the Hill) Brian O’Halloran (Clerks) Tara […]Read More Geek’d Con 2016
Picture it: Shreveport, 1980-something, a late Friday or Saturday night. A man sits in his favorite spot on the couch, watching cheesy horror flicks to unwind from a long work week. Except for lights and noises emanating from the television, the house is dark and quiet. His wife and daughters are sleeping peacefully in their […]Read More My Heart’s on Fire….ELVIRA!