July 21, 2007

Thanks, Darrell!

You're the best stalker a girl could ever have.

The last component of my birthday gift arrived a few days ago: a small martini shaker, a light-up pen, a few bottle openers that didn't sport the names of gins on them (vodka and rum respectively), and could well have been thrown in by the packager.

And when I misplaced my shades the other day I wore the Tanqueray Arnold-style wraparounds.

I looked beyond cool.

For both of you who still read this blog, I'd just like to announce that Hell Week is over on the volunteer front, and I can go back to the more normal insanity of juggling clients.

That means that I might blog again someday soon.

Especially if I am able to make it out to Siggraph. I hope I can: I missed it last year. Wrong coast, and all that.

Of course, this year may require that I be in two places at once: Los Angeles, working at a magazine client's digs, and San Diego, celebrating pop culture and the fusing of art with technology.

It can't be that hard. Lesser people do shit like that all the time. Or so I hear.

Posted by Attila Girl at July 21, 2007 10:58 PM | TrackBack
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No coupon? For Tanqueray, of course.
Non-gin related items? How uncouth!

Posted by: Darrell at July 23, 2007 06:53 PM


About that San Diego event...

Disney will have a replica of The Black Pearl at their exhibit. This info I got from the local news.

Keep your eyes open for a lady by the name of Carrie Vaughn. She's got a series of books out about the adventures of one Katherine "Kitty" Norville, a werewolf DJ. Carrie has a talent for messing with genre conventions and tropes. (Ever wondered what happened after the psycho monster got killed?) She's on a panel on Thursday should you make the event.

BTW, I won't be making it this year (no money, dang), but I am available for chatting and spilling the dirt. 333 G St Apt 607 is my place of habitation, just 2 blocks east of the Ralph's downtown.

Posted by: Alan Kellogg at July 24, 2007 01:29 AM




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