Return from ConFusion

This past weekend was ConFusion, which somehow lured me into those strange lands around Detroit. I had a great time and met so many fantastic authors and fans. Here are a few post-con thoughts:

CONvergence 2017 Announcement

An invite for CONvergence 2017 arrived the other day, and I’m super excited about it. CONvergence is a fantastic convention up in Bloomington, MN, and this year it’s July 6-9. *checks watch* *checks watch again* *checks calendar* *scowls at the snow covering the ground outside the window* I don’t know my …

CONFusion 2017 Schedule

Two weeks till CONFusion! I’m really looking forward to this convention and if you’re there, I WANT TO MEET YOU. Here’s my schedule as it stands: Friday, 7:00pm – Defying Gravity – Too often we see new writers compared to Neil Gaiman or Margaret Atwood for purposes of marketing. Standing in the …

Writers of the Future Contest – Silver Honorable Mention

Ego time for a moment, here. I’m on a list. No, I’m not on the top of the list. The story in question isn’t getting published yet. Still, I’m pretty proud of this and therefore I feel the need to let you know about it.

One Week Till Gencon

Gencon 2016 is next week. Oh my gosh, Gencon is next week. It’s my favorite convention of the year. Certainly the biggest. Gaming has been a part of my life since before I could drive. I have *always* played Dungeons and Dragons. I probably always will. Board games, card games. …

Photo Tuesday: More Flowers from the American Southwest

One of the great things about vacation is that I have lots of free time to take pictures. Of flowers. Lots of pictures of flowers. In fact, I’m going to keep milking this road trip through the American Southwest for as long as I can. We’ve hardly made a dent. …