The two smells can often be mistaken, I’m sure.
And I will be at the science fiction convention “Norwescon” in the Dealers Room all weekend (Thur-Sun), in Seatac WA, so stop by! (sadly, no Book #2 yet, I won’t have it for another couple weeks). And on Thursday and Saturday go-to-guy/author/madman Daniel Wolff will be at my table too! The hours are Thursday 4-8, Friday 11-6, Saturday 11-6, and Sunday 11-4.
Awkward people have reason to worry. I should know, being one of them.
I believe I wrote this shortly after visiting my sister in Alaska, thus the “how to act when encountering a bear” thoughts were fresh in my head.