I had a bit of a melt down this afternoon. We were at as training thing for volunteers for our front desk when we run Swancon, and the room just felt so small and suffocating and F U L L of people. People I know. People I have known for years but that didn’t seemContinue reading “Melt Down”
So we’re masking it up for lunch. Perth has a three day lockdown that neatly smashed the poo out of my convention. I’m feeling pretty low about everything right now, though have had some very late and very drunken zoom parties this weekend.
I know I’ve missed my Sunday morning chats, and that today’s not Sunday, but this last few weeks have been super crazy for so many unexpected reasons. You’ll notice in my breakfast photo that there’s signs of a good party. Or signs of deliberately over indulging because we’re all hurting. Weird how it can beContinue reading “I still can’t verbalise about this week”
We have a family emergency and I’m still processing it. I’ve spent the last 24 hours holding it together but today I just feel tired and sad. For this blog, the most important note is that I have handed off the Swancon convenor mantle, and I’m super proud of how fast hand over has happened.Continue reading “Unfortunate Pivot”
I’m balancing so hard right now! I’m excited about Swancon being nine days away! I’m terrified that Swancon is only nine days away! My excited tension creeps into stress tension a little too easily. But I’m working hard to manage this, and even sought external help I had a remedial massage yesterday and oh manContinue reading “Balancing Acts”
A lot of the advice at the moment is to be “real’ and ‘authentic’ on the internet which is both freeing and annoying at the same time. But hey, I slept badly last night, sneezing up a storm, and now I am stressed and worried about Swancon. is that real enough? Haha. Or do weContinue reading “The Countdown Has Really started Now”
My physio said I had to start building strength in the leg that went SPANG all that time ago. It feels normal now, so I kinda don’t wanna. But at the same time I need out to be reliable during Swancon. My convention is now 16 days away. I’m worried I’ve forgotten something important butContinue reading “I’m being good! Following instructions even!”
I say hi and chat about my week over coffee and breakfast!
Conversation cards for when you’re feeling non-verbal in a science fiction and fantasy convention setting.
Free E-Book to help with social anxiety at Swancon!