Category Archives: Upcoming events

Join Me at Thy Geekdom Con this Sunday!

This Sunday, I’ll be heading up to Delaware for Thy Geekdom Con, a convention of “all things geek in pop culture”! I’m looking forward to appearing in Character Building in Fantasy alongside adult fantasy author Daniel M. Ford.  Hope to see you there! Thy Geekdom Con … Continue reading

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Next Week: nErDCampLI!

I’m on my way to nErDCampLI next week, and I hope you’ll join me!  3rd Annual nErDcampLI: Saturday, November 4, 2017 8:00 – 2:00: Unconference 2:00-3:30: Author & Illustrator Meet and Greet Location: Boyd Intermediate School 286 Cuba Hill Road … Continue reading

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HallowRead, Here I Come

This weekend, I will be appearing at HallowRead, a book festival celebrating genre fiction right in my beloved Ellicott City, Maryland – the town where I grew up!  Some of the great activities at the festival: Writing Workshops Ghost Tour … Continue reading

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Time to Break Out the Corset

That’s because I am returning to one of my favorite places this weekend: the Maryland Renaissance Festival in Crownsville, MD!  Hope to see you there! Sunday, October 15,  11 AM-5 PM: Maryland Renaissance Festival: Visiting Author at Page After Page Bookstore … Continue reading

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Festival Weekend!

I’ve got a bunch of exciting events coming up this weekend, alongside some of my favorite authors!  Hope you can join us!   Friday, September 22, 3 PM-7 PM: Signing at the Baltimore Book Festival, SCBWI Booth (P88) Come learn how … Continue reading

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You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Read Banned Books!

I’m so honored to be appearing on the following panel, sponsored by Maryland Library Association’s Intellectual Freedom Advisory Panel and Teen Interest Group. You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Read Banned Books: A Panel Discussion Thursday, September 28, 2017, 2:00p.m. … Continue reading

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Playing Catch-up

How has it been over a month since I last posted here?  There’s been a lot going on. In late May, I got to geek out at Balticon.  Sword and Verse was a finalist for the 2017 Compton Crook Award, presented … Continue reading

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Next Week: Nerd Camp NJ!

I’m on my way to Nerd Camp NJ next week, and I hope you’ll join me! Nerd Camp NJ is an EdCamp “unconference” with an exclusive focus on literacy instruction. It appears with the hashtag #nErDCampNJ as a means of emphasizing … Continue reading

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Join Me at Artomatic this Saturday!

This Saturday at 7 PM, I’ll be appearing at Artomatic, Crystal City, VA’s DIY arts festival, for Character Building in Fantasy alongside adult fantasy author Daniel M. Ford.  Hope to see you there! Artomatic Vornado/Charles E. Smith | 1800 S. Bell Street Crystal … Continue reading

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One week left to bid in DCI’s Online Auction!

Bid on these terrific items by March 31! To support its 2017 Scholarship Fund, Deaf Camps, Inc. is holding its first-ever Online Auction from March 1 to March 31.  Check out the many handmade items, travel packages, gift certificates, and event tickets … Continue reading

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