April 27, 2019, Pop Con, Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch, 1-5 P.M. – Guest
May 24-26, 2019, ConQuest 50, Sheraton Downtown Kansas City, Kansas City, MO – Panelist
July 17-21, 2019, San Diego Comic Con 50, San Diego Convention Center – Panelist/Signing
July 28, 2019, Author Signing/Panel, Barnes and Noble Bradley Fair, Wichita, KS, 5-8 P.M.
November-December, 2019, Fall Book Tour (dates and locations coming soon-may include a convention or two)
Mostly taking the year off from conventions and events to be creative but I do have a few:
April 4, 2018, Pop Con, Kansas City Public Library Plaza Branch, 1-5 P.M. – Guest
June 23-24, 2018 Smallville Comic Con, State Fair Grounds, Hutchinson, KS – Guest
July 7-8, 2018 Salina Comic Con, Tony’s Pizza Events Center, Salina, KS – Guest/Vendor
March 9, 2017 Book Signing: Storybook Brewing, 3121 A North El Paso Street, Colorado Springs, CO, 6:30-9 p.m. with Peter J. Wacks
March 18, 2017 Book Signing: Barnes & Noble Topeka, 17th & Wanamaker, Topeka, KS, 1-3 p.m. With Robin Wayne Bailey
March 25, 2017 Book Signing: Barnes & Noble Booksellers, Country Club Plaza, 420 W 47th Street, Kansas City, MO, 1-3 p.m. With Robin Wayne Bailey and James Gunn
April 6, 2017 Book Signing: Jayhawk Ink, Student Union, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 6-&:30 p.m. With Robin Wayne Bailey, James Gunn, and Michael Page
April 21-23, 2017 StarFest/HorrorFest, Marriott DTC, Denver, CO. With David Boop, Peter J. Wacks, Kevin J. Anderson, Dayton Ward
May 12-14, 2017 Comicpalooza, George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX Panelist/Vendor
May 26-28, 2017 ConQuest, Downtown Sheraton, Kansas City, MO. With Robert J. Sawyer, Jonathan Maberry, and Robin Wayne Bailey
June 24-25, 2017 Smallville Comic Con, State Fair Grounds, Hutchinson, KS – Guest
July 20-23, 2017 San Diego Comic Con, Convention Center, San Deigo, CA
Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2017 Archon, Collinsville Convention Center, Collinsville, IL, Toastmaster with Seanan McGuire/Mira Grant as GOH
Oct. 5-8, 2017 New York Comic Con, Javits Center, New York City, NY, Guest, Book Launches: Predator: If It Bleeds (Titan) and Infinite Stars (Titan)
Oct. 18, 2017 Signing: Barnes and Noble, 11323 W 95th St, Overland Park, Kansas, 7-9 p.m.
Oct. 21, 2017 Signing: Barnes and Noble, 960 S. Colorado Blvd, Glenda, CO, 2-5 p.m. with Peter J. Wacks, David Boop, Julie Frost, and Holly Roberds
Oct. 28, 2017 Signing: Full Circle Bookstore, 1900 NW Expy Ste 135, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 3-5 p.m.
Oct. 29, 2017 Signing: Barnes and Noble, 5231 East 41st Street, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 1-4 p.m.
Nov. 1, 2017, Signing: Barnes and Noble, Columbia Mall,2208 Bernadette Dr, Columbia, Missouri, 6-8 p.m.
Nov. 3, 2017 Signing: Barnes and Noble, 6130 SW 17th St, Topeka, KS, 7-9 p.m.
Nov. 3-4, 2017 Writing Workshop: Science Fiction Worldbuilding, Johnson Country Library-Central Resource Branch, Overland Park, KS Critique and Lecture sessions plus signing (see link for details)
Nov. 5, 2017 Signing: Books-A-Million, Central Mall, Ninth Street, Salina, KS, 1-3:30 p.m.
Nov. 11, 2017, Signing: Maker Faire, Barnes and Noble, Oak Park Mall, 11323 W 95th St, Overland Park, Kansas, 12-4 p.m.
Nov. 12, 2017, Signing: Books-a-million, Legends Outlets, 1859 Village W Pkwy f101, Kansas City, KS 66111 1-4 p.m.
Nov. 25, 2017 Signing: Barnes and Noble, 6510 N. Illinois St., Fairview Heights, IL, 1-4 p.m.
Dec.2, 2017 Book Signing: Barnes and Noble, 6300 S. Main Street Suite N101, Aurora, CO, 2-5 p.m. with Peter J. Wacks, Holly Roberds, and David Boop
Dec. 2, 2017 Book Signing: Storybook Brewing, 3121 A North El Paso Street, Colorado Springs, CO, 6:30-9 p.m. with Peter J. Wacks, David Boop, Holly Roberds
Dec. 3, 2017 Signing: Barnes and Noble, 4045 S College Ave, Fort Collins, Colorado, 7-9 p.m. with Peter J. Wacks, David Boop, and Holly Roberds
Feb. 4-6, 2016 Superstars Writing Seminar, Colorado Springs, CO, Antler’s Hotel (Guest Lecturer)
Feb. 10, 2016 In-Store Appearance/Signing, St. Louis, MO, Left Bank Books
March 5, 2016, 4th Annual Business of Writing Success, Kansas City, MO, Nelson-Atkins Museum (Featured Speaker)
May 20-22, 2016, Planet ComicCon, Kansas City, MO, Bartle Hall Convention Center (Featured Creator) — Book Launch: Decision Points
May 27-29, 2016, ConQuest Prime, Kansas City, MO, Sheraton at Crown Center (Guest Pro) — Book Launch: Decision Points
June 11-12, 2016, Smallville ComicCon, Hutchinson, KS, State Fair Grounds (Featured Creator) — Book Launch: Galactic Games
August 12-14, 2016, Kansas City ComicCon, Kansas City, MO, Bartle Hall Convention Center (Featured Creator)
August 17-21, 2016, MidAmeriCon2 (World Science Fiction Convention), Kansas City, MO, Bartle Hall Convention Center (Panelist) — Book Launch: The Returning: Author’s Definitive Edition
September 16-18, 2o16, DoDeca Con, Columbia, Missouri ComicCon, The Plaza Event Center (Special Guest)
September 30-October 1, 2016, Archon 40, St. Louis, MO, Collinsville, IL Convention Center (Pro Guest)
October 28-30, 2016, MileHiCon, Denver, CO, Hyatt Regency Tech Center (Pro Guest)
May 22-24, 2015 ConQuest 46, Kansas City MO, Downtown Marriott (attending pro)
July 10, 2015 Pomona Library, Pomona, KS, 2-3 p.m. Children’s Reading
July 31 – August 2, 2015 OsFest, Omaha Nebraska, Ramada Inn Convention Center (attending pro)
August 19-23, 2015 Sasquan World Science Fiction Convention, Spokane, WA, Convention Center (attending pro/HUGO nominee)
October 2-4, 2015 Archon 39, Collinsville, IL, Collinsville Convention Center (attending pro)
October 23, 2015 Literary Festival, Lee’s Summit, MO, Longview-Metropolitan Community College (Featured Speaker)
October 30-November 1, 2015 Stan Lee’s Comikaze, Los Angeles, CA, Convention Center (Pro) Book Launch: Mission: Tomorrow (Baen)
May 23-25, 2014 ConQuest 45, Kansas City, MO, Downtown Marriott (attending pro)
July 17-20, 2014 DetCon1 (NASFIC), Detroit, MI, Renaissance Center Marriott (attending pro)
August 1-3, 2014 GlitchCon, Springdale, AR, Holiday Inn (attending pro)
October 3-5, 2014 Archon 38, Collinsville, IL, Gateway Convention Center (attending pro)
November 7-9, 2014 OryCon 38, Portland, OR, Portland Doubletree (attending pro) Book Launch: Shattered Shields coedited with Jennifer Brozek for Baen Books
May 24-26, 2013 ConQuesT 44, Kansas City, MO, Holiday Inn Coco Key Water Resort (attending pro)
June 13-16, 2013 Campbell Conference, Lawrence, KS, Center For The Study of SF at KU (attending guest pro)
July 25, 2013 Library Readings, Estes Park, CO, YMCA Of The Rockies, 2 pm and 6 pm
August 29-September 2, 2013 World Con: Lone Star Con 3, San Antonio, TX (attending pro) Book Launch: Beyond The Sun (Fairwood Press)
September 7, 2013 Kansas Book Festival, State Capital, Topeka, Kansas (Vendor/Pro)
October 4-6, 2013, Archon, Saint Louis, MO, Collinsville IL Convention Center (attending pro) (tentative)
November 8-10, 2013, OryCon35, Portland, OR Portland Doubletree Hotel (attending pro) Book Launch: Raygun Chronicles: Space Opera For A New Age (Every Day Publishing)
February 4, 2012 Signing: Hastings Books, (785) 832-0719 1900 W 23rd St Lawrence, KS
April 13-15, 2012 ConStellation, Lincoln, NE (attending pro)
April 22, 2012, Open House, Ottawa, KS, 27 Binder Lane, 3-5:30
May 12, 2012, Hastings Books, (785) 832-0719 1900 W 23rd St Lawrence, KS, SFFWRTCHT Signing/Reading with multi-authors including Robin Wayne Bailey, Grandmaster James Gunn, KD McEntire, Mary Chambers, Lyn Benedict, Lane Robins, Chris McKitterick and Bryan Thomas Schmidt
June 15-17, 2012, Con-tamination Con, St. Louis, MO (attending pro)
June 23, 2012, Cornerstone Bookstore, Main Street, Ottawa, KS, Signing/Release Celebration for novel 2: The Returning
July 5-8, 2012, CONvergence 2012, Bloomington, MN (attending pro)
July 27-29, 2012, OsFest, Omaha, NE (attending pro) [Cancelled due to personal issues]
August 30-September 3, 2012, ChiCon 7, 70th World SF Con, Chicago, Illinois (attending pro)
October 6, 2012 Signing/Reading: Prospero’s Books, 208 B N Missouri Hwy 7, Blue Springs, MO, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
October 12-14, 2012, Archon 36, Collinsville, Illinois (St. Louis area)(attending pro)[Cancelled due to personal issues]
March 8-13, 2011 Rainforest Writers Village, Lake Quinault, Washington
October 14-15, 2011 2011 MCC-Longview Literary Festival (attending pro)
November 25-27, 2011 ChamBana Con 41, Urbana, Illinois (attending pro)
December 7, 2011 As part of the 1 year anniversary of #SFFWRTCHT, I will be a Guest along with other writer regulars: #Sffwrtcht Live Twitter Chat with Special Hosts: Sarah Hendrix & Anthony Cardno (By request)
May 28-30, 2010 ConQuest 41, Kansas City, Missouri
October 14-16, 2010 CMS Southwest, Mesa, Arizona
October 28-31, 2010 World Fantasy Convention, Columbus, Ohio