I have been doing cons for....eesh, many many years. 15 years in a serious, I want this to work, capacity.
I found that my free time orbited them, as tasks to do for the table.
While I really enjoyed that focus to some extent, this last San Diego (2019) I realized, it might be time to try something new.
I have never done the tabling at cons to make money. I say that. I mean that. and yet, every con I found the high of selling things, and the lows of cratering. I had to remind myself every show, that I was not there to make money, but to get creative energy, (as cheesy as that sounds, its true) and to have a deadline to motivate me.
So I b