Even though Iowa is adjacent to Illinois, for my entire life I have managed
to avoid visiting the so-called Hawkeye State. Unbelievable as it may
seem, not only am I headed over there this afternoon, but I am going for a conference!
Then again, I suppose only work could bring me to Iowa, since it seems even
more unlikely that I would go there as a tourist.
I see Brad
Wilson and Randy
Holloway are going, so it looks like I'll have a chance to meet some
bloggers in person, including of course the man in charge. Should be a fun