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What It's Like To Be Behind The Table At A Comic Convention

Cash is way more grimy than you think it is.

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You get really nerdy and crafty about setting up your table.

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But when things get hairy all your organization goes out the window.

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Handling cash is super fun at first...

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But then it starts to feel really gross.

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Your Square reader is the best thing that's ever happened to you.

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Meeting all kinds of interesting people is by far the best part of being behind the table.

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You see all kinds of fantastic clothing.

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And there's always the one person who takes cosplay to the next level.

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Sometimes people want to trade with you.

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Sometimes it's not so great...

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Sometimes it's amazing.

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Sometimes friends come and visit you and it's great...

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...but also not so great.

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Kids are the best.

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Soft-talkers are the worst.

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But overall, it's exhausting and fun.

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