Not officially cosplaying yet, but plan to do so at Animazement this year (flip-flopping among three different characters). Live in Burlington, the midpoint between Durham and Greensboro.
One of the most basic rules for survival on any planet is never to upset someone wearing black leather. (This is why protesters against the wearing of animal skins by humans unaccountably fail to throw their paint over Hell's Angels.) -- Terry Pratchett