May 2011

Episode 23 – Countdown to Balticon

by The Shrinking Man May 27, 2011 Check In

This week is all about getting ready for Balticon 45! Next weekend has a full schedule and lots of great activities. So much, I can’t get them all in the podcast! But I do talk about where you can find me at the convention, and I hope that I’ll be able to record some in-person […]


Episode 22 – Convention Survival Strategies

by The Shrinking Man May 18, 2011 Check In

This past week has yielded some unexpected results. I guess sometimes things just happen and you don’t know why. You take what you can from the experience and move to the next phase. This week’s promo is from Thomas Reed and his series of Bitstrips web cartoons. Enjoy the show. See you next week! Show […]


Episode 21 – The Good, The Bad, and The Exhausted

by The Shrinking Man May 11, 2011 Check In

Getting back onto plan this week. Not the easiest of starts, but more success than bumps in the road. This is a very busy time heading down the road to Balticon 45, but I’m still managing to keep afloat. Looking forward to seeing you there! This week’s promo is for J. Daniel Sawyer’s Free Will […]


Episode 20 – Breaking the Tyranny of the Scale

by The Shrinking Man May 6, 2011 Check In

Sometimes a thought and a plan will just converge. This week’s Philosophy section was something that I had planned way back when before I started the podcast, but Julie brought up something last week that fit in perfectly with this topic and with what I’ve been going through. It put a new spin on things […]