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Where I’ll Be: Cat’s Norwescon 38 Schedule (2015)

Here’s where I’ll be this year at Norwescon. For most of the panels, the title seems self-explanatory. I suspect that “Worth the Dues?” will be about SFWA. Diversity in Spec Fic Publishing Fri 2:00pm-3:00pm – Cascade 3&4 Dennis R. Upkins … Continue reading

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Where I’ll Be: Cat’s Emerald City Comicon Schedule 2015

Hello! Most of the con, I’ll be hanging out at the Wordfire Press booth. Stop by and you can get one of the very first copies of Beasts of Tabat! I am hoping to have some cool stickers to hand … Continue reading

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Cat’s Norwescon 37 Schedule

Here’s where I’ll be. If you’re a SFWA member, you’ll also see me at the Saturday morning meeting. Geek, Geek, Don’t Tell Me! Fri 4:00pm-5:00pm Evergreen 3&4 If you enjoy NPR’s weekly quiz show “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!” you’ll … Continue reading

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Where I’ll Be: Orycon 2013 (Portland, OR)

Many apologies, and I will miss seeing a great many of you, but I will not be making it down for Orycon this weekend.

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Where I’ll Be: SteamCon 2013 (Bellevue, WA)

I’m looking forward to Steamcon in a few weeks! Here’s my itinerary.
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WorldCon Checklist

I’m off to Worldcon tomorrow! I’m reading on Friday at 11. Stop in to listen and you may win a fabulous prize, since I’ll have a bunch of the Near+Far pendants with me. Right now I’m doing laundry and figuring … Continue reading

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LonestarCon3 (Worldcon 2013) Schedule

I’m arriving Thursday evening, departing Monday afternoon. I did sign up for a Kaffeeklatsch but haven’t heard anything about that yet. I’m also planning on spending some time helping at the SFWA table. Reading: Cat Rambo (Reading) (Participant), Fri 11:00 … Continue reading

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Norwescon 2013 Schedule

Surviving the Slush Pile Thursday 4:00pm-5:00pm Cascade 2 If the editor doesn’t read past the first page, it doesn’t matter how good the rest is. How to quickly capture and hold a slush reader’s attention. Cat Rambo, Gardner Dozois, Jenna … Continue reading

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Physical Prepping for Cons

I’m off to ArmadilloCon tomorrow, and looking forward to it. Questions about going to conventions often come up in the F&SF class, so I thought I’d answer the main one and then talk about what I do to prep for one.
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Thoughts on the Cons and Pros of Cons and Pros (pre Norwescon)

Conventions — are they worth it? A little legwork can help make your experience more productive, and sometimes more fun. Continue reading

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