Publication party pictures

Courtesy of Tegan Tegani, some pictures from the Bad Monkeys publication party…

Here we see fellow local author Ted Chiang watching in amused fascination as I set up the scene I’m about to read. Or maybe he’s just studying my hand gestures:

Then, at signing, I flash my demon red eyes:

And here I am with Lisa, who looks remarkably cheerful after printing and cutting roughly one zillion Bad Monkeys cards:

No pics from Tuesday night’s reading at Powell’s, but if you imagine these same photos, minus Ted and Lisa, and with much taller shelves in the background, you’ll have a pretty good idea of what it looked like.