I present to you, the socially awkward penguin:
I love SAP because I am one. Last Wednesday I almost didn't get out the door to an amazing blogging event, because I was so nervous about meeting 30 strangers. And then this actually happened:
But somehow, I made it there intact...and had the most incredible time. Bloggers make up an awesome community. And as strange as it felt to find myself at a "blogging event," it was so wonderful to connect with people who have the same strange affection for this public-diary-of-sorts that we call blogging.
I finally met a new-old friend, whose blog I've been following for awhile: Anna, of Dear Friend. Um...so amazingly nice and warm. She puts SAPs like me at ease!
And so maybe some of you will understand that I now feel like this:
(It's another meme...don't worry about it.)