Name of Fangirl: Patty
Fangirl’s Occupation: Information Specialist
What is her Fangirl interest?
Reading sci-fi, fantasy and romance novels
Playing Final Fantasy video games on the DS or PSP handhelds
Playing Hidden Object Games on the iPad
Watching sci-fi shows like Babylon 5, Star Trek TNG and Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Watching anime like Sailor Moon, Fruits Baskets, Howls Moving Castle and many, many, many others
Going to Disney World, especially for Star Wars Weekends.
Why did you decide to shine the spotlight on this Fangirl?
I am a self-proclaimed Fangirl and geek and proud of it. I feel that everyone has the right to enjoy whatever genre they like regardless of their gender or age. Also, as an older fan I have a vast wealth of how things are now vs how they were before. In addition, I have such a wide range of interests that my story might be able to inspire others.
How does this Fangirl express her fandom?
I am an active member of several different communities including the Star Wars, anime and Disney communities. I help provide content for a Geek Blog and a few podcasts. In addition, I collect and buy various merchandise and proudly proclaim my fandom, especially when I am planning on attending conventions.
What is her favorite quote or personal motto?
“Do or Do Not. There is no Try.” Also, another is “Knowledge is Power.”
What is her favorite Fangirl item that she cannot live without?
My mobile technology. Allows me to stay in touch with everything that is happening and allows me to express myself more every day as a Fangirl.
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