Being alone at conferences

By Mark Carrigan 

This tweet by Jana Bacevic caught my attention a few minutes ago:

It’s something I’ve often felt and often wondered how to address. This is where I currently am, preparing the room for the cinema session, and it’s blissful:

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It’s strange that being alone at conferences can sometimes be a horrible thing, reflecting a sense of exclusion from a clique. But it can also be the best thing in the world.

(Fighting the temptation to schedule this post to go out later, lest the liveness leads to the interruption of my aloneness…)

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