Greensboro Weekend

Last weekend I power drove to Greensboro NC to attend Converge South. I’ve been to three of the four they have put on and always had a good time. I… Last weekend I power drove to Greensboro NC to attend Converge South. I’ve been to three of the four they have put on and always […]

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ConvergeSouth Gives Way to Independent Blogging Conference – Greensboro

I’m here in the ad hoc conference in Greensboro. I think the name by acclamation is “Independent Blogging Conference”, although I was having fun with the fact that we didn’t… I’m here in the ad hoc conference in Greensboro. I think the name by acclamation is “Independent Blogging Conference”, although I was having fun with […]

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I’m at ConvergeSouth, Finally

It took longer than planned but I’m here at this year’s Converge South. I ran into a few people at lunch but not enough. The first session I have attended… It took longer than planned but I’m here at this year’s Converge South. I ran into a few people at lunch but not enough. The […]

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BlogHer Greensboro is Cancelled but Show Up Anyway

This year’s ConvergeSouth in Greensboro NC was to be a hybrid conference, with CS on Thursday and Friday (October 16 & 17,) with the BlogHer Roadshow on Saturday (October 18.)… This year’s ConvergeSouth in Greensboro NC was to be a hybrid conference, with CS on Thursday and Friday (October 16 & 17,) with the BlogHer […]

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ConvergeSouth 2008 Is Online

The site for the 2008 ConvergeSouth conference is online. This is a great conference and shindig they throw up there in Greensboro NC. I’ve been to two of the first… The site for the 2008 ConvergeSouth conference is online. This is a great conference and shindig they throw up there in Greensboro NC. I’ve been […]

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EGC Clambake for November 3, 2007 – “ConvergeSouth 2007 Wrapup”

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for November 3, 2007. This is my wrapup of my experiences at ConvergeSouth 2007. I play a… Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for November 3, 2007. This is my wrapup of my experiences at […]

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A Typical ConvergeSouth Conversation

PICT0393.JPG Originally uploaded by firelace Ruby: I’m still waiting for the sensible part to kick in. Me: I’m not convinced, which is why I am not only making a face… PICT0393.JPG Originally uploaded by firelace Ruby: I’m still waiting for the sensible part to kick in. Me: I’m not convinced, which is why I am […]

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Heading Home

I’m packed up and about to vacate the Hampton Inn for the pleasant confines of home. I’ve got to get back to my dog and take him to the Bark… I’m packed up and about to vacate the Hampton Inn for the pleasant confines of home. I’ve got to get back to my dog and […]

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Converge South, Day 2, Evening

Late afternoon, and it was back to downtown Greensboro from the hotel in the suburbs. Through some freak of parking karma, I got the parking spot right in front of… Late afternoon, and it was back to downtown Greensboro from the hotel in the suburbs. Through some freak of parking karma, I got the parking […]

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New Tagline

I changed my tagline/subtitle based on a spontaneous remark I made at the bar last night. The motto of this blog is now “Defy the Zeitgeist”. I think we are… I changed my tagline/subtitle based on a spontaneous remark I made at the bar last night. The motto of this blog is now “Defy the […]

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ConvergeSouth Day 2, Lunch and Afternoon

Lunch was good. I sat outside with Bora Zivkovic and Ed Cone and Dan Conover and we talked more about blogging (of course) and hands on portion of these conferences… Lunch was good. I sat outside with Bora Zivkovic and Ed Cone and Dan Conover and we talked more about blogging (of course) and hands […]

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ConvergeSouth Day 2, Morning

Up at 8 AM, an hour behind schedule. I still made it out of the hotel and to the conference by 8:50 AM. I love being a guy! I’m in… Up at 8 AM, an hour behind schedule. I still made it out of the hotel and to the conference by 8:50 AM. I love […]

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ConvergeSouth, Day 1, Evening and Late Night

Running late. In at 1 AM + phone call from work at 5 AM = sleepy boy not getting up on schedule. Still trying to make the conference before the… Running late. In at 1 AM + phone call from work at 5 AM = sleepy boy not getting up on schedule. Still trying to […]

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ConvergeSouth, Day 1, Lunch and Afternoon

Lunch was fun. I chatted with Ben Hwang for a long time, and saw my friend from Virginia Robert Harvey. I sat with Don Moore and talked for a while…. Lunch was fun. I chatted with Ben Hwang for a long time, and saw my friend from Virginia Robert Harvey. I sat with Don Moore […]

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Converge South, Day 1, Morning

I’m here. I meant to get up at 4 AM and on the road by 5:30 AM but I slept until 4:50 and didn’t leave until about 6 AM. Still,… I’m here. I meant to get up at 4 AM and on the road by 5:30 AM but I slept until 4:50 and didn’t leave […]

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Converge South 2007

Hey, the Converge South folks have really gotten the drop on this year’s conference. They’ve already set the dates: October 19th and 20th, 2007. I wanted to go last year… Hey, the Converge South folks have really gotten the drop on this year’s conference. They’ve already set the dates: October 19th and 20th, 2007. I […]

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EGC Clambake for October 22, 2006

Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for October 22, 2006. I play a song from Michelle Malone; I play a clip from Rocketboom… Here is the Bittorrent link and direct MP3 download for the EGC clambake for October 22, 2006. I play a song from Michelle Malone; I […]

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How the Internets Work

By missing ConvergeSouth I did not get to see Dan and Janet Conover which bums me out. We did a lot of hanging last year. They were the hosts of… By missing ConvergeSouth I did not get to see Dan and Janet Conover which bums me out. We did a lot of hanging last year. […]

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No Converge South After All

I had some personal stuff come up and couldn’t go to Converge South after all. I’m reading the blogs and watching the flickr feed on the keyword as the best… I had some personal stuff come up and couldn’t go to Converge South after all. I’m reading the blogs and watching the flickr feed on […]

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Pros and Cons

I’ve had to decline a heartbreaking number of invitations to come to conventions and/or conferences this year. In several cases, I was invited to speak or lead sessions and I… I’ve had to decline a heartbreaking number of invitations to come to conventions and/or conferences this year. In several cases, I was invited to speak […]

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