Mika A. Epstein

Mika has been deep in fandom since she could say 'Trekkie.' With decades experience in running fansites, developing software, and organizing communities, she's taken on the challenge of delving into the recesses of television for queers long forgotten. Making this site with Tracy is nothing short of serendipity. Mika lives with her wife and their cats in Southern California. Of course she has a hybrid, but she'd rather ride her bicycle.

Statistics: The Deadliest Month

December 12, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Looking over the last eleven years, we’ve determined what the deadliest month is for a TV queer lady.

New Feature: Similar Shows

December 11, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

We’re making it even easier for you to find new-to-you shows to watch this holigay season.

Things We Love: The Meet Cute

December 5, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Maybe it’s the coffee shop or the jurisdiction argument or the wrong delivery. However they meet, we know right away that it’s love eternal.

The Queering of Cartoons

November 28, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

We’re getting better and better about giving our kids representation in the best ways, where they see queer couples every day.

Top 7 Wish Ships

November 21, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

For all the ships we fanned that never sailed, this goes out to you. Did your favourite fan-ship make the cut?

Everyone cheering for Kat at ClexaCon London. No, not my panel, but it was the same room.

Clexacon London 2018: The Panellist

November 14, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Being on Panels gives you a different sort of insight than just watching them. I learned a lot from my fellow panelists at Clexa Con London 2018.

ClexaCon London: 2018

November 7, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

A smaller, pop-up style con, the inaugural ClexaCon London event was positively brilliant. Distilling it into one article feels impossible, and yet I shall try.

GLAAD: Where We Are on TV 2018

October 31, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

It’s time again to look at the GLAAD report of TV. Where We Are on TV 2018.

She’s Gay Because We Say Ain’t Okay

October 24, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

We’re still not in the Good Place where someone saying a character is queer is enough.

12 Days to ClexaCon London (and a surprise…)

October 21, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

It’s time to pack because it’s only 12 days to ClexaCon London, but now there’s a twist. Your’s Truly will be a panelist.

Reboots, Reinterpretations, and Reinventions

October 17, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

How far can we go with telling the same stories over and over before it becomes too much?

Web Series Spotlight: Recon

October 14, 2018 user-circle Mika A. Epstein

Freshman year can be killer – literally – in a new web series.