Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Now with Video


I don't like photographs of myself.  That's why I always volunteer to take the pictures.  So I sure don't want to star in any videos.  And yet, here we are.  The lovely organizers of the Blathering that I'll be attending in fairly short order have posted a list of questions for us to answer on tape, so to speak.  Now, I thought about copping out and just writing out my responses, but then I thought about it and decided I was being a wuss and I should just go for it, you big ninny.  So I got out my camcorder (because I don't have a webcam and I'm not super iPad-savvy like my children who spend hours recording themselves sticking out their tongues, ahem) and filmed up a few minutes.

Notes: I have not watched this video.  It was bad enough making the thing, and if I actually sit through it, there's no way I would ever post it.  Also, this is not my first attempt.  I won't tell you how many times I tried to do this and screwed something up along the way, but the number, she is large.  But I finally got through a take (ha, don't I sound all video professional) that wasn't abominably long and where I didn't stutter too terribly much, and well, here.  

The things I do for the internet.  Seriously, you guys are the best and if you want a little video, I can oblige.  See you very soon, and I hope you don't suddenly have something very important to do in the other room the moment you see me.

video

 I look much younger and prettier in person.

4 comments:

  1. You look very young and pretty on video, too:) Can't wait to see you in Charleston! I'm a big introvert, too, and often end up overwhelmed by the noise/business of all the people, even when I'm having fun at the Blathering.

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  2. Yay, can't wait to see you again!

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  3. Okay, your comment about Justin Bieber was just THE BEST. Can't wait to see you again!!

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