Wasup! My name is Jamila (Ja-me-la) Rowser. I’m a geek writer and overall fangirl, currently living in the Bronx, NY. I launched Girl Gone Geek Blog in 2010 and I’m a co-founder of Geek Girl Brunchalong with Rachel and Yissel. GGB is an international meet up organization for self-identifying geek women. I’m also a Kawaii Trap Lord and I curate Straight Outta Gotham, a Tumblr blog of geeky rap lyrics shared as gifs and memes. I was raised around the world as a military brat and I love to travel. I plan to start writing my own comics in the future and become the creepy cat lady that lives next door.

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29 thoughts on “About”

  1. Kellie Elmore - October 12, 2010 8:44 am

    umm, im not sure if this would relate to your blog or not, but as far as art goes, i started a lil social site for artists (of all arts). maybe you might wana check it out and help us spread the word? :) if not thats cool too. just thought id run it by you. http://socialmuse.ning.com

    you can also link to it from my blog from my “Creative Playground” tab :)

  2. Dan - November 22, 2010 8:20 pm

    Great blog! I am going to forward the link to my readers!

    1. gurlgonegeek - November 22, 2010 8:30 pm

      aww thank you so much. ima check out your blog!

  3. Mister Z - January 18, 2011 4:36 am

    cool blog. It’s definitely different to see this stuff from a female perspective, i.e so much pink haha

  4. Lola - January 24, 2011 9:30 pm

    what a cute blog!!!

    1. GirlGoneGeekBlog - January 24, 2011 9:32 pm

      thanks so much!

  5. Nar-Nar - April 21, 2011 3:52 pm

    Hey girl – love your blog.

    I have a blog about geeky stuff too, (with the same theme!) and I’m going to post you up on my blogroll. Would it be possible for you to do the same for me, if you like my blog, that is?

    You can see it at http://leiashotfirst.wordpress.com :)

  6. wade - May 3, 2011 11:58 pm

    where did you get that shirt O.o

    1. GirlGoneGeekBlog - May 4, 2011 4:45 am

      From my online shop! http://www.cafepress.com/geekoverse

  7. sydbarrett - May 19, 2011 9:36 am

    came across your blog from a link from a link from a link from a… well you get the idea. you’ve got a lot of cool stuff. keep up the good work

    1. GirlGoneGeekBlog - May 19, 2011 12:10 pm

      Thanks sydbarrett! :)

  8. Chymere - June 27, 2014 7:24 am

    You are just so trill! #WCW…even though it’s Friday!

  9. Desert Pop Agency - September 8, 2014 11:40 pm

    Wrote a blog about you, I hope you enjoy it! Love your geeky posts http://www.desertpopagency.com/2014/09/pretty-nerds-inspiration/ Have a wonderful day!

  10. Jessica - November 3, 2014 7:44 pm

    you blog is AMAZING

    1. girlgonegeek - November 4, 2014 12:05 pm

      Aww thank you so much Jessica!

  11. Jessica - November 5, 2014 11:54 am

    I swear I made mine before I saw your haha…funny we came up with the same name though.
    anyway I LOVE your blog so creative :) Love the tattoo tuesdays thing , keep up the awesome work

  12. Steffon Reed - March 18, 2015 9:29 pm

    Cool blog! I just found it. Great idea. I came here by way of the podcast interview you did with aboundlessworld.com. The owner of that site is someone I communicate with on an app called CyberDust. You should join if you aren’t on there. It will open up a new audience for you.

    1. girlgonegeek - March 19, 2015 6:49 am

      Thanks so much, Steffon! Which podcast was it?

        1. girlgonegeek - March 25, 2015 9:41 am

          Awesome, thanks for stopping by!

          1. Steffon Reed - March 26, 2015 12:36 pm

            No doubt!

  13. Steffon reed - April 3, 2015 12:40 pm

    Hi would you be interested in writing a guest post on my website http://www.reedthisplease.com? My site is centered on personal growth and development and I’d love to know what was your inspiration behind starting your blog and the vision for it. Let me know thanks!

    1. girlgonegeek - April 4, 2015 3:33 am

      Could you email me at jamila@girlgonegeekblog.com? Thanks, Steffon!

      1. Steffon reed - April 4, 2015 4:21 pm

        ok great thanks! I’ll get you the email and details soon.

  14. Steffon reed - April 6, 2015 1:01 pm

    Email sent just now!

  15. Emily Boo - April 25, 2015 9:06 am

    Hi Jamila! Happy Saturday :) I nominated you here – http://wp.me/p2uIbw-89 – as I love your blog geekery!

    1. girlgonegeek - April 26, 2015 3:28 pm

      OMG Thank you so much Emily!

  16. shannille - July 11, 2015 8:54 pm

    total girl crush! <3

  17. Joy Alyssa Day - July 22, 2015 11:49 pm

    Hi Jamila! Your blog is awesome! I love your costuming! Peace, Joy


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