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Event Date Description  
     
Classic Plastics Toy & Comic Expo March 4 & 5, 2017 I will be one of over 100 individuals (authors, podcasters, cosplay participants, artists, comic book vendors and more) talking fantasy, SF, games, comics, movies, and more.

I'll have a table where fantasy and SF fans can pick up copies of my works.

Parkersburg Art Center
725 Market Street
Parkersburg, WV
 

2017 Ohioana Book Festival April 8, 2017 I will be one of over 120 Ohio authors participating on panels, meeting and talking to readers, and signing books.

10 am - 4:30pm
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215

 

Local Author Presentation
Westerville Public Library
June 15, 2017 Will give a presentation on world building, focusing on fantasy and SF, to patrons and visitors of the library.

Exact time is yet to be determined, but should be during evening hours.

126 South State Street
Westerville, Ohio 43081

 

     

Past Events

     
Christmas in the Village
(St. Paris, Ohio)
December 3, 2016 Was among a large variety of local artists, craft and jewelry makers and gift vendors.
 
Also: Craft Show, free pictures with Santa and free Sleigh Rides, and more.


From: 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Municipal Building
Great Geek Fest 2016 October 29, 2016 Was among a host of Ohio authors and artists at the event.

Delaware County District Library
Orange Branch
7171 Gooding Blvd.
Delaware, OH 43015


10:00 am until 8:00 pm
Around About Books Anniversary/Halloween Celebration October 1, 2016 Was among a large variety of local artists, as part of Around About Book's Celebration. Many activities and events planned, besides authors.

8 West Main Street
Troy, Ohio 45373

9:00 am to 9:00 pm
 

 

Pony Wagon Days Festival
(
St. Paris, Ohio)
September 10, 2016 I participated as an author in the Arts and Crafts event at the Pony Wagon Festival, hosted by Our Town St. Paris.

More details will follow as they become available.
36th Annual Yellow Springs Book Fair August 20, 2016 On the grounds of Mills Lawn Elementary School (200 S. Walnut Street) in Yellow Springs, Ohio

8:00 am until 5:00 pm
 
6th Annual River City Comic Con
Marietta, Ohio
July 24, 2016 Was one of many authors, including comic book authors, authors attending the convention, along with a host of cosplayers, artists, and various fantasy, SF and comic book vendors, and more.
 
12th Annual Art Affair on the Square July 16, 2016 I will be appearing in the Literary Tent along with  other local authors, meeting readers.

From 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.

More details will follow as they become available.
 

Champaign County Library
Author Fair
April 16, 2016 I was one of eight Champaign County authors that participated in signing books and talking to readers in support of National Library Week.

11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Champaign County Library

 

Author Presentation
Upper Scioto Valley High School
April 15, 2016 I spoke about writing, publishing and 'being' an author to high school and junior high students at the Upper Scioto Valley School campus.
 
Classic Plastics Toy & Comic Expo March 5, 2016 I was one of about 100 individuals talking fantasy, SF, games, comics and more. In addition, I had a table where I met a lot of fantasy and SF fans and many picked up copies of my works.

Parkersburg Art Center
725 Market Street
Parkersburg, WV

10:00 am to 6:00 pm

 

Local Author Presentation
Westerville Public Library
January 14, 2016 Gave a presentation on writing and publishing to patrons and visitors of the library from 7:00 to 8:00 pm.

126 South State Street
Westerville, Ohio 43081
 

Christmas in the Village
(St. Paris, Ohio)
December 5, 2015 Was among a large variety of local artists, craft and jewelry makers and gift vendors.
 
Also: Craft Show, free pictures with Santa and free Sleigh Rides.


From: 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Municipal Building
River City Comic Con August 15, 2015 Was one of several authors attending the convention, participating on the 3:00 panel, meeting readers and gamers, and signing copies of novels.
 
11th Annual Art Affair on the Square July 18, 2015 Was one of five local authors meeting readers and signing books on the Square (Downtown Urbana where US Rt. 36 and US Rt. 68 cross) from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.

The Literary Tent was hosted by Main Graphics.

 
Local Author Festival
Westerville Public Library
June 6, 2015 I met readers, talked about books and writing, and signed copies of my novels. Participated on the Adult SF/Fantasy Novel and Writing Panel. More than 50 authors were scattered throughout the library.

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

126 South State Street
Westerville, Ohio 43081
 

ConCarolinas 2015 May 29 to 31, 2015 Was a Guest Author and participated on various panels. Had the opportunity  to meet readers, discuss writing and sign a few novels.
 
St. Paris Public Library
(Author Presentation)
May 19, 2015 Spoke and answered questions about genre fiction, writing, and publishing with visitors and Friends of the Library.
 
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.

St. Paris Public Library
127 E. Main Street
St. Paris, OH 43072
 
2015 Ohioana Book Festival April 25, 2015 I was one of over 110 authors participating on panels, meeting and talking to readers and signing books.

10 am - 4:30pm
Sheraton Columbus Hotel at Capitol Square
75 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215
 

Mini Convention Sponsored by:
One Stop Adventure Spot
 
March 21, 2015 Event was cancelled by plans are in the works to hold it at a later date.

Located at:
23 S. South Street
Wilmington, Ohio
 
Holiday Bazaar
 
December 13, 2014 Was one of two authors and many artists and crafts persons selling books, paintings, jewelry and more.

From Noon until 4:00 pm.
Located at:

Little York Tavern & Pizza
116 W Main St, Troy, Ohio 45373
 
Christmas in the Village
(St. Paris, Ohio)
December 6, 2014 Was one author among a large variety of local crafts and gift vendors.
 
Also: Craft Show, free pictures with Santa and free Sleigh Rides.

From: 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Municipal Building
 
Holiday Bazaar November 20, 2014
 
At Upper Valley Career Center, was of the vendors, meeting customers and readers.
From 2:45 pm until 6:00 pm in the Cafeteria and LRC (Library)
 
Applefest  September 6, 2014 Was one of over a dozen local authors meeting readers & signing books at the County Courthouse lobby during the Applefest in Sidney, Ohio.
 
Saturday:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
34th Annual Yellow Springs Book Fair August 16, 2014 On the lawn of Mills Lawn Elementary School in Yellow Springs, Ohio. 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.
Hosted by Dark Star Books.
 
Art Affair on the Square July 19, 2014 Was one of six local authors meeting readers and signing books on the Square (Downtown Urbana where US Rt. 36 and US Rt. 68 cross) from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.
 
2014 Ohioana Book Festival May 10, 2014 Was one of over 70 Ohio authors meeting readers, signing books, speaking on various panels, and more.

10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center
600 Jack Gibbs Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43215

 

Christmas in the Village
(St. Paris, Ohio)
December 7, 2013 Was one of several authors along with a large variety of local crafts and gift vendors (65 total).
Also: Craft Show, free Pictures with Santa and free Sleigh Rides.

From: 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm in the Municipal Building
 
Holiday Bazaar  November 19, 2013 At Upper Valley Career Center, Was one of several authors among a variety of gift vendors.
From 2:45 pm until 5:00 pm in the LRC (Library)
 
University of Cincinnati September 25, 2013 Presented to a class of 24 students (English 1018 Freshman Seminar, Writing Fantasy 001) at UC.

The topic: World Building and Incorporating Magic in a Fantasy Setting

 
Cox Shotokan Karate Grand Opening (Springfield Tora Dojo) September 14, 2013 Was one of several vendors at the opening festivities.

2443 Troy Road (State Route 41)
Springfield, Ohio 45504

10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
 

Applefest  September 7, 2013 Was one of over two dozen local authors meeting readers & signing books at the County Courthouse lobby during the Applefest in Sidney, Ohio.
 
Saturday:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
Yellow Springs Book Fair August 18, 2013 On the lawn of the Elementary School in Yellow Springs, Ohio. 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.
Hosted by Dark Star Books.
 
Fandom Fest 2013 July 26-July 28, 2013 Attended as a Guest Writer and participated on four panels, in addition to meeting readers and signing novels.
 
At The Galt House and Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, Kentucky.
 
Art Affair on the Square July 20, 2013 Was one of several local authors meeting readers and signing books on the Square (Downtown Urbana where US Rt. 36 and US Rt. 68 cross) from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.
 
2013 Ohioana Book Festival May 11, 2013 Was one of over 70 Ohio authors, meeting readers, signing books and more, from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm at the
Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center
546 Jack Gibbs Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43215
 
Holiday Book Fair December 1, 2012 Was one of over a dozen Ohio authors signing books at the Colony Square Mall
(3575 Maple Avenue in Zanesville, Ohio)
From 11:00 am until 7:00 pm.
 
Holiday Bazaar November 27, 2011 At Upper Valley Career Center, Was one of several authors among a variety of gift vendors.
From 2:45 pm until 5:00 pm in the LRC (Library)
 
Applefest  September 9, 2012 Was one of over two dozen local authors meeting readers & signing books at the County Courthouse lobby during the Applefest in Sidney, Ohio.
 
Saturday:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
8th Annual Art Affair on the Square
Urbana, Ohio
July 21, 2012 Was one of several local authors meeting readers and signing books on the Square (Downtown Urbana where US Rt. 36 and US Rt. 68 cross) from 10:00 am until 6:00 pm.
 
Fandom Fest 2012 June 29-July 1, 2012 Attended as a Guest Writer and participated on four panels, in addition to meeting readers and signing novels.
 
Bookends interview on TV-5 Troy Public Broadcasting June 12, 2012 Interviewed by Sue & Mike, hosts of Bookends.
(I'm the second author interviewed and appear 1/2 way through the 30 minute episode)

Link: June 12th Edition of Bookends

 
ConCarolinas 2012 June 1-3, 2012 Was a Guest Writer and participated on various panels.  Also met readers, discussed writing and signed novels.
 
Taste of the Arts Festival at the Piqua Library May 18, 2012 Was part of the 3rd Annual Author Fair at the Piqua Taste of the Arts Festival.

met readers and signed copies of my novels from 5:00 until 8:30 pm.
 
2012 Ohioana Book Festival Saturday, May 12, 2012 Was one of over 70 Ohio authors, meeting readers, signing books and more, from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm at the
Fort Hayes Metropolitan Education Center
546 Jack Gibbs Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43215
 
Holiday Book Fair December 10, 2011 Was one of over a dozen Ohio authors signing books at the Colony Square Mall
(3575 Maple Avenue in Zanesville, Ohio)
From 11:00 am until 7:00 pm.
 
Around About Books
Holiday Book Sale and Signing
November 26, 2011 Was one of about two dozen local authors meeting readers and signing books.

From 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm
 

Holiday Bazaar November 15, 2011 At Upper Valley Career Center, Was one of several authors among many vendors.
From 3:30 pm until 5:00 pm
 
Around About Books October 29, 2011 One of a half dozen authors meeting readers & signing books during the Halloween events hosted by Around About Books
(Noon until 8:00 pm)
 
2011 Y-City Writers Conference October 8, 2011 Held in Zanesville, Ohio at the Coburn UMC on Maple Avenue. (Presented on 'Escaping the Slush Pile, and signed books)
 
Applefest  September 10, 2011 One of over two dozen local authors meeting readers & signing books at the County Courthouse lobby during the Applefest in Sidney, Ohio.
 
Saturday:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
 
ConCarolinas 2011 June 3-5, 2011 Was a panelist, signed novels, and chatted with readers and other authors.
 
Taste of the Arts Festival at the Piqua Library May 20, 2011 Met readers and signed copies of Flank Hawk from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm.
 
St. Francis de Sales High School March 31, 2011 Spoke to English classes on writing.
 
Troy Book Lovers Festival March 11 & 12, 2011 Sponsored by Around About Books in Troy, Ohio.
 
Book Signing November 27, 2010 Book Signing with other authors at Around About Books in Troy, Ohio from 2:00 until 4:00 pm.
 
UVJVS 2010 Holiday Bazaar November 16 Signed books with other authors in company with a host of other vendors (from Tupperware to hand-painted chairs and stools at Upper Valley JVS in Piqua, Ohio. 
From 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm
 
2010 Y-City Writers Conference  October 9, 2010 I was a guest speaker at the conference (discussed dialogue in fiction) held in Zanesville, Ohio at the Coburn UMC on Maple Avenue.
 
Applefest September, 10, 11, & 12 I was one of over two dozen local authors that met readers and signed books at the Shelby County Courthouse lobby during the Applefest in Sidney, Ohio.
Friday:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday:
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sunday:
Noon - 5:00 pm
 
Yellow Springs Book Fair August 21, 2010 On the lawn of the Elementary School in Yellow Springs, Ohio. 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.
Hosted by Dark Star Books.
 
Local Authors and Places Workshop July 13, 2010 One of several authors that presented to the Wright State University (Lake Campus) workshop.
 
Graham Middle School June 9, 2010 Spoke to 6th grade students about writing and publishing.
 
ConCarolinas 2010 June 4-6, 2010 Spoke on panels, signed novels and chatted with readers and other authors.
 
Taste of the Arts Festival at the Piqua Library May 21 & 22, 2010 Will be a participating Author, and will be meeting readers and signing books from 5:00 to 9:00 pm on May 21, and from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm on May 22.
 
Ohioana Book Festival May 8, 2010 Met readers, signed books, and participated in panel discussions from 10:00 am until 4:30 pm.
 
Guest Author at Regional Library Association Meeting April 20, 2010 Speaking and answered questions of local librarians (11:30 until 1:00 pm) during their luncheon meeting.
Also attending was author
Stephen Hines.
 
Book Lovers Festival
(
Event cancelled for this year. Look for it in 2011)
March 12 & 13, 2010 Signings, Readings, Discussions, Raffle and other events at Around About Books in Troy, Ohio.
 
Book Signing Event December 19, 2009 The Ole' Book Nook in Urbana, Ohio. 11:00 am until 1:30 pm.
 
YA Book Festival December 12, 2009 Book Signing with other authors at Around About Books in Troy, Ohio. 3:00 until 5:00 pm
 
Holiday Bazaar November 17, 2009 Upper Valley JVS in Piqua, Ohio.  3:00 pm until 5:00 pm
 
Halloween Festival October 30, 2009 Signing and other events at Around About Books in Troy, Ohio.  6:00 pm until 8:00 pm
 

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