ANNAINAUSTIN...and Company! Blog

Look at this GREAT policy at Day for Night

Super impressed by this Anti-Harassment Policy at the new Day for Night festival in Houston! Consent is so important! Anti-Harassment Policy Day for Night aims to make the festival experience one that you won’t...

Get those decorative gourds started…

It’s Thanksgiving week, meaning that (many) kids are out of school, we’re thinking about fall, and it’s getting close to time to get our turkey on. It’s also decorative gourd season. View this post...

I’d Missed Being In the Huff Post

In looking for something else, I found that I’d missed knowing that one of my tweets was embedded as content in a Huff Post story. The story is titled, “21 Hashtags That Changed The...

Fantastic Debates 2017

The Fantastic Debates are a thing that take place every year at Fantastic Fest . Here’s a snapshot of what happened this year. Enjoy the video/photos of Suki-Rose Simakis in her black jacket taking...

36 hours in Black Rock City

After Hurricane Harvey ended–and since my 80 year-old parents in the Houston suburbs were totally fine— I managed to get to Burning Man for a couple of days. Luckily I was camped with the...

My Hurricane Harvey

I was very fortunate that as Hurricane Harvey hit the Gulf Coast, my 80 year-old parents who stubbornly refused to leave their home on the coast were just fine. Their house (only 7 miles...