A few days ago I woke up to see this in my Twitter stream:

Looking at the list of nominated speakers, I am in extremely illustrious company which was just amazing to see. Of course I replied with my appreciation. Then a little later I saw this:

Which was also very nice.

Who would have thought something like this would ever happen – thanks @IndianGuru.

Anyway, if LoneStarRuby Conference 2013 is of any interest to you and you’d like to make me write a talk hear me speak, you can go and vote.