Arrived in Portland on Tuesday afternoon. Since then I’ve walked 36,877 steps over 15.99 miles, and climbed 42 flights of stairs. I’m also entirely too familiar with the inside of the Oregon Convention Center. It’s been an interesting four days, at least.
Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Technology, day 1: The swag bag: The bag itself: shiny. The stuff: More pens than I’ll need for the next couple of years 3 screen cleaners 2 notebooks and a pad of post-its 1 water bottle The pile of “women will like this” stuff: * 3 mirrors (4 if […]
Jennifer Billig is an absolutely amazing artist. Amazing. Seriously. Anyone who can take a vague description and a call-phone photo of a headstone, and turn it into *exactly* what I had in my head is exactly that: amazing. Stage one of The Big-Ass Tattoo is done. I’m due to go back in September for part […]