Still trying to be helpful, informative, etc.

Yesterday at the PNBA trade show, I was accosted literally dozens of times and asked to explain “steampunk.” Most of the gentle accosters had only recently heard the term, and had absolutely no idea what it meant, where it came from, or what it was about. I did my very best to be helpful, and […]

Home again, home again

PNBA was quite a lot of fun, for something that’s supposed to be a more-or-less “professional” event devoid of DragonCon-style merry-making. I was asked to bring dress-up clothes that might be reflective of steampunk couture (oh, twist my arm … twist … twist … twist … aw, all right I guess); so I spent Thursday […]