The Postscript: More useful
Last updated 3/13/2023 at 3:03pm
I spent last week trying to be useful.
I volunteered for a writers’ conference in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, where my husband, Peter, and I stay. I love writers’ conferences. I love that people will travel from far away just to talk about writing, to meet other writers, to learn about writing, to listen to established writers, and to eat. It was a terrific week, although it was tiring because I ended up as the designated conference sheepdog.
Every event of this kind needs at least one sheepdog, and since I had fewer administrative and computer skills than other volunteers, I was h...