The lovely 4am_secret was gracious enough to be my travel companion & supplier of wonderful spam. I can't really thank her enough! I had the courage to go to NYC because the intrepid tmsj was going & I knew that her vast array of talents & enthusiasm would be at the ready. She gave me the heads up on staying at the Hotel Kitano which I would recommend to anyone - especially those who appreciate the hospitality & cleanliness that a Japanese hotel provides.
I was just as excited to meet long time Larc friends shochu66 as I was to see Larc
Our online friendship goes back almost a decade! They should publish a guide on how to enjoy fandom & truly live in the moment.