2023 Agenda:

April 27, 2023, Rediscovered Books, Virtual Book Event-Marie Curie, 8-9 pm. CST (with Henry Herz, Mylo Carbia, Sarah Beth Durst, Susanne L. Lambdin, Seanan McGuire, Christine Taylor-Butler, Jane Yolen) via CrowdCast

May 25, 2023, Wichita, KS, Watermark Books, 4701 Douglas Ave, 6-8 p.m. In-person Signing with Marie Curie Authors (Christine Taylor-Butler, Susanne Lambdin, GP Charles)

July 6, 2023, Ottawa Public Library, Ottawa, KS, Summer Reading Program: THE HITHERTO SECRET EXPERIMENTS OF MARIE CURIE, 7 p.m. (with Christine Taylor-Butler and G.P Charles)

August 19, 2o23, Barnes and Noble Bradley Fair, Wichita, KS, Book Signing: ROBOTS THROUGH THE AGES 2-4 P.M.

September 15-17, 2023, Denver, CO, Colorado Festival of Horror, Denver Marriott South at Park Meadows—Special Guest/Novel Launch: “Shortcut”

October 17, 2023 Local Author Signing, Ottawa Publis Library, Ottawa, KS 4-7 p.m.

October 26-29, 2023, Kansas City, MO, World Fantasy Convention, Downtown Sheraton at Crown Center—Panelist
Oct. 27, Reading; 3:30 PM Friday, Chouteau B (Shortcut)
Mass Signing 8-10 p.m. Main Ballroom
Oct. 28, Hitherto Secrets of Marie Curie Group Reading; Noon Saturday, Chouteau B with Sarah Beth Durst and Christine Taylor-Butler

November 5-10,2023, 20 Books To 50 K Convention, Horseshoe Casino and Resort, Las Vegas, NV-Panelist
Nov. 9-Working With Collaborators panel, Moderated by Jonathan Maberry with Kevin J. Anderson and Marie Whitaker, ronze 2
Nov. 10–Mass Signing, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. with Jonathan Maberry M4-M5 (Launch for Joe Ledger: Unbreakable)

2022 Agenda:

Nov. 14-18, 2022, 20 Books to 50K Conference, Bally’s, Las Vegas, NV

2021 Agenda:

Oct. 1-3, 2o21 Archon 41, Convention Center, Collinsville, IL – Panelist

2020 Agenda:

May 22-24, 2020, Comicpalooza, Convention Center, Houston, TX – Panelist [Cancelled due to COVID-19]

July 23-26, 2020, San Diego Comic Con International 51, Convention Center, San Diego, CA – Panelist: Comic Con @Home (COVID online version) [Appeared virtually in Four Quadrants Of Publishing Panel (click to view)]

2019 Agenda:

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.

2018 Agenda:

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

2017 Agenda:

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

2016 Agenda:

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)

2015 Agenda:

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)

2014 Agenda:

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


2013 Agenda:

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)

2012 Agenda:

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

May 25-27, 2012, ConQuesT 43, Kansas City, MO, Sheraton Crown Center (attending pro) My Schedule is here

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)

September 16, 2012, The Blue Springs Fall Fun Festival, Blue Springs, MO, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Click here for Signing Schedule

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]


2011 Agenda:

March 8-13, 2011 Rainforest Writers Village, Lake Quinault, Washington

October 7-9, 2011 Conclave, Detroit, Michigan — The Worker Prince novel launches – My Schedule Here (attending pro)

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)

December 17, 2011 Signing/Reading: Prospero’s Books, 208 B N Missouri Hwy 7, Blue Springs, MO, 12-3 p.m. Info on the blog here: 


2010 Agenda:

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