I was so pleased I had been asked to signed books after I spoke at Jamboree a few weeks ago. Jamboree is an annual genealogy conference sponsored by the Southern California Genealogy Society at the Burbank Marriott. It’s one of the biggies.
So, I sold and signed what I thought was a respectable amount of books–for me. (There’s Pat Williams, one of my students, on the far right, buying a copy of my new family history, The Parrett Migration.) I went home feeling like I’d done something kinda special.
UNTIL I HAD A REALITY CHECK!
SOME OF US SWIM IN BIGGER PONDS THAN OTHERS DO…