On July 1st, 2013 by eric

Come Tell Your Story: The Geek's Guide to Dating Webseries

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In case you're wondering, they are using a Roku box. Somehow.

Hey friends and readers! I've got a fun little announcement / casting call (more on that shortly) regarding my upcoming book. To help promote the title (and because I thought it would be fun to do anyway), we're launching a mini webseries tie in to The Geek's Guide to Dating over at Quirk.

The premise?

Adorably geeky couples hop on camera and discuss their relationship in short, one minute videos, and dish out useful pieces of advice to other geeks out there. Playing MMORPGs. Starting a podcast as a couple. Sharing comic books. Learning how to cosplay together. Fun stuff like that, shot like those old couple vignettes in When Harry Met Sally.

The videos will be shot by the fantastic Andrew Gormley, who produced the beautiful video recap of last year's Philadelphia Geek Awards.

Over the course of the Fall and through the Winter, the videos will be posted on Geekadelphia and on the Quirk Books website, and probably on here too. It'll tie in with a fun contest that I'll announce once the series starts.

Now, on to the even more fun part.

I'm looking for people to be in the mini web series! If you're in the Philly area (or able to get here easily!), Andrew and I would love to shoot you telling your story for the series. We're planning to shoot the series of the course of two days (split up due to the geek awards), but you only have to be available for one.

  • Saturday, July 20th
  • Sunday, September 15th

Want to be involved? Have an awesome story to tell or bit of advice to share? Then email me at eric@quirkbooks.com, and we'll discuss.

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