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Goal Post: A Really Busy Week

Last weekend didn’t go as smoothly as I had hoped.  I woke up on Saturday to find that I was chosen for an extra position at my summer job.  This required another day of training, which was going to be … Continue reading

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Convention Checklist for Vendor Room Virgins

I’ve been asked by Ionia Martin to make a checklist based on my experiences at my first convention last weekend.  This is based only on my experiences, so feel free to ignore, add, or mock them. Hotel room-  It helps … Continue reading

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My First Convention: A Learning Experience

So, I survived my first convention with minimal wear and tear.  That’s if you don’t count the drive and getting lost at one point.  Also, I think all GPS units should have a voice sensor that reacts to ‘Shut the … Continue reading

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Arcon 2013 Pics

As promised, these are the pictures from the convention.  Keep in mind that it was rather small and I stayed in the vendor room for most of it.  The event was spread out over a large building and most of … Continue reading

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Return to Long Island

First order of business!  Thank you to everyone who helped spread the news of my free weekend.  I greatly appreciate it. Second order of business!  My wife and I have returned to Long Island in one physical piece.  Mentally is … Continue reading

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Big Convention Day . . . Written Under the Influence of Exhaustion

I’m tired, but slightly amped up.  Amped is a word, spellchecker!  Anyway, I thought I would mention how things went since tomorrow is a 2 hour sit around and then a 6-7 hour ride home.  I plan on making the … Continue reading

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Heading Out to Arcon

I’m going to post this tonight because I will only have enough time to do an e-mail check and a brief reader run tomorrow morning.  Heading out at 9am to get to upstate New York by 3pm.  For those wondering … Continue reading

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