This weekend, I am speaking at the New Orleans Genre Writer’s Conference. I’ll be speaking solo on Saturday at 4:00pm on “Building Strange New Worlds” on world building and character development.
I will also be speaking on these panels:
- Name that Genre – 10:00am
- Social Media – 3:00pm
- The ROI of Writing – 5:00pm
- Why Did my Character Say That? – 11:00am
- Promotion & Presentations – 2:00pm
- Q&A – 3:00pm
About M. B. Weston
M. B. Weston is an award-winning fantasy, pulp, young adult, steampunk, and paranormal author. Her attention to procedure and detail gives her works an authentic gritty, military feel that takes an adventure tale to the level of a true page-turner.
Weston’s writing attracts both fantasy and non-fantasy readers, and her audience ranges from upper-elementary students to adults. A gifted orator, Weston has been invited as a guest speaker to numerous writing and science fiction/fantasy panels at conventions across the US, including DragonCon, BabelCon, NecronomiCon, and Alabama Phoenix Festival. She has served on panels with such authors as Sherrilyn Kenyon, J. F. Lewis, Todd McCaffrey, and Jonathan Maberry. Weston has spoken to thousands of students and adults about the craft of writing and has been invited as the keynote speaker at youth camps and at several schools throughout the US.