Now I don't have a choice.
The convention is mid-May. So needless to say, I'm scrambling to get stuff done. Pepper always handled the print promo for our collaborative stuff and I haven't done a con on my own in over a year. Plus, ebook signings have changed in that time. Now, authors put QR codes on everything which I know nothing about. I lucked into finding someone over the weekend who does all that, so I've got the print part figured out, thank god. That left the swag part of it. Anything I got with my name on it would be insanely expensive at this point, so I decided that since I have plenty of business cards already, I won't go that route.
Instead, I'm making jewelry, simple bracelets, necklaces, and maybe earrings if I'm feeling fussy. I have a huge bead and findings stash, so not too much more cost for me. Yesterday at Michaels, I bought 150 organza bags for wedding favors, some cream, some purple to match my color scheme, along with charms. I'm going to attach my card to the charm and pull-tie. I'll still taking the other promo I already have and putting those out for the general public, and saving most of the jewelry for the signing.
It's a relief to have it all figured out, to be honest. The actual beading will probably end up being relaxing, lol.