WisCon Bound!

In less than a week I will attend my first WisCon along with three other members of my critique group: Emily B. Cataneo, Sarah Read, and Kathrin Kohler! We will also be sharing quarters together. Ummmm, I may have to go light on the eyeliner for a few days despite my no doubt low levels of sleep. Somehow I always feel that eyeliner hides all signs of fatigue…An acknowledged weakness.

WisCon is a 1,000-member science fiction convention with a feminist/social justice focus. I’ll be moderating two panels on Friday as well as participating in a group reading … Read more

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Boskone Bound February 19-21!

Boskone NewsI will be attending Boskone 53 this coming weekend. There will be panels, and readings, and much discussion of books, books, books. If you want to catch any of my panels, they are listed below. If you want to hear me read, you can do that too!

Writing The Great Escape

Friday 17:00 – 17:50, Harbor II (Westin)

How do you get characters out of tough situations without resorting to Felix’s bag of tricks, or other cheats? There’s an art to surprising the reader with smart or daring escapes while still playing fair — so the reader thinks both

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