Posts Tagged ‘omegacon’

OmegaCon ’08

Just got back from OmegaCon in Birmingham, AL. A bunch of attendees told me they were thrilled  to have a con of this size in their backyard. The con staff went out of their way to help authors when things went awry, as was maybe inevitable for the first try. So again, thanks to all the volunteers for hard work.

This and that: Books-A-Million brought, um, a million or so books into the dealers room. I hung out with Louise’s old band (see below–man can that lady sing) and met David Drake, David Webber, Steven Brust–all fun. Mike Resnick collected on the backrub I owed him. Read More…

Report From Condor

Here I am in my secret get-away in the So Cal desert, where I’ve been hiking around with Thomas taking in the spectacular wild flower blooms after the recent desert rains.

But that’s not my report from Condor. This is:
Condor in San Diego came off with what I expect is their usual flair, with a good attendance (um, I would guess 350?) and great fun from the theme: Death and Beyond. Read More…