Why we picked ‘A Brave New World’ as the theme for Swancon 2021

I cancelled my own convention. I know it was the right thing to do. But even writing those five words in the first paragraph? Now I’m teary and sad again. The community in Swancon were wonderful, and we all knew it was the right thing to do. But it didn’t stop it hurting. I kindContinue reading “Why we picked ‘A Brave New World’ as the theme for Swancon 2021”

Stories we tell ourselves

So we’re always telling a story. I like telling stories, I like solid stories rooted in positivity and growth and learning. My story is one of curiosity and wonderment, occasional fearlessness. I present my story at every opportunity, my confidence shield and it’s solidly rooted because it’s all me. It’s only part of my storyContinue reading “Stories we tell ourselves”