Category Archives: Upcoming events

FREE Webinars for Readers and Writers from the SCBWI MD/DE/WV Region

Check out these upcoming webinars hosted by the MD/DE/WV Region of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. These webinars are FREE and open to everyone, as part of the Read Local Challenge, which gives you the chance to win prizes by … Continue reading

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Register now for the 2018 SCBWI MD/DE/WV Annual Conference!

2018 SCBWI MD/DE/WV Region Annual Conference:  25 and Still We R(ev)ise May 17-18, 2018 at the Maritime Conference Center  (Linthicum Heights, Maryland) OK, so I might be a little biased about how awesome this conference is, as I am one … Continue reading

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FREE Webinars for Readers and Writers from the SCBWI MD/DE/WV Region

I am excited to be serving as moderator for these two FREE webinars on January 4, 2018. The MD/DE/WV Region of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators is hosting these webinars, which are open to everyone, as part of … Continue reading

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Bookfair and Fun with Authors at Barnes and Noble Ellicott City, December 13

The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators MD/DE/WV Region is hosting a Bookfair at Barnes & Noble this December! Shop at Barnes & Noble, either in-store or online, between December 13 and December 20, and present them with our flyer or Bookfair … Continue reading

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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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