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I’ve been invited to the Random House party in Comic-Con. I’m still trying to get used to the idea–for a lot of the things that have happened with my writing, I’ve been able to imagine it first. I know what a book signing looks like. I know basically what I’m supposed to do when I see cover art.

But I have no context for this party–which is actually kinda cool. It would be interesting to go in without expectations for once and see what plays out.

Mirrored from Twenty Palaces. You can comment here or there.


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Jun. 20th, 2009 02:24 pm (UTC)
Be prepared for wall to wall people.
Jun. 20th, 2009 02:26 pm (UTC)
So... Comic-Con writ small, then?
Jun. 20th, 2009 02:31 pm (UTC)
Yep--at night, everybody wants in at those parties, and it will be crampacked people. Exciting people, to be sure, but be prepared for nowhere to sit, and the constant roar of conversation, and stupefying heat as the a/c labors to catch up.

This is an experience to have, at least once. The dealers' area alone is going to just be jawdroppingly cool. For that aspect, I wish you could take Mango. He would be thrilled beyond belief. For the rest, well, you're sharing the fun with 100k plus people.
Jun. 20th, 2009 02:45 pm (UTC)
Note to self: Stuff everything into backpack and wear it to the party. Everyone will remember me!
Jun. 20th, 2009 02:53 pm (UTC)
I'm thinking if you actually -wear- the white polyester suit of the subject, you won't need to stuff anything else into the backpack *g*
Jun. 20th, 2009 06:16 pm (UTC)
Heh. Not exactly elegant phrasing, eh? :) This is why I live and die by revision.
Jun. 20th, 2009 04:48 pm (UTC)
Sounds awesome. Go with the suit.
Jun. 20th, 2009 06:16 pm (UTC)
Jun. 21st, 2009 04:40 am (UTC)
This is so exciting! I hope there's dancing.
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