– If you have to do a Q&A, be wary of giving high schoolers the inadvertent right wrong idea.
– Mermaids are a deep well of interestingness. Also, fantastic option for the body, image, and the guy nodding in-and-out at the bar.
– Clear articulation of workshop processes is good stuff (also known as pedagogy).
– If you only have a week, don’t expect to get everything done. (personal and educational)
– Everyone is here because they earned it, including me.
– Everyone is full of self-doubt in this profession.
– Australians are everywhere.
– The rule is to avoid politics & religion. But you can’t really in this environment.
– There are lots of books and authors I don’t know about (and the same for you).