A FANTASTIC time was had by all, and kudos to you, Steve, and to Erin, for pulling it off. I would have loved to come to that Toastmasters meeting as well...sorry I missed it!
Not only was the workshop great (I'll email you feedback) but just being in a room full of articulate, thoughtful and conscious people was like drinking a glass of fresh water -- it was SO nice!
The connections we all made and felt were very powerful indeed, and were - for me, at least - one of the best parts of the whole thing. It brought me to tears at one point, which isn't easy to do -- both from how amazing it felt and how sad it is that we don't all feel this way more often. I carried that out into the world and spread it around, and believe me - people noticed!
Steve, as you adjusted and relaxed put more of yourself in as the weekend progressed the workshop got more and more fun - attributable to other factors as well, of course - and you definitely smiled more on Day 2. No one can ever say 'This was a stupid
Enjoy your well-deserved rest, and I'll agree with Michael - it was exhausting for us as well - in a really good way.