I thought I’d start with a little blurb for FedEx, because FedEx have proved themselves 100% consistent in the service they provide TheOneRing.net. If you have anything that you want to lose, like incriminating documents, Rings of Power, or your mind, for instance, let FedEx take care of it. They’re also quaintly old-fashioned enough to shut down for weekends so you can’t contact them, which is an interesting approach to business in the 21st century. I imagine them inhabiting some kind of commercial Lothlorien, bypassed by the currents of time, where phrases like ‘competitive advantage’ never enter.

Anyway, this all relates to my appearance at Cond’Or, the SF/Fantasy convention in Wellington, last Sunday. For which I needed the slides Calisuri had prepared for me… [read on]