Tomorrow I set out for Albacon* in romantic Albany, NY. I'll be at the convention for thirty-six hours, but those hours are packed!
Friday, March 4, 11:00 a.m.: POV Waltz — Panel discussion about the use of point-of-view in fiction; part of the Albacon writing workshop series.
Saturday, March 5, 11:00 a.m.: Autographing — As always, bring anything and I'll sign it. Even meat!
Saturday, March 5, 12:00 noon: The Golden Age of SF — Panel discussion about what SF works inspired us at our "Golden Age" in early adolescence.
Saturday, March 5, 1:00 p.m. (estimated): Free Return — A Call of Cthulhu adventure set aboard the Aldrin Cycler spacecraft returning from Mars to Earth.
Saturday, March 5, 4:00 p.m.: David Hartwell, An Appreciation — Discussion and reminiscences about the legendary Tor editor David Hartwell.
Saturday, March 5, 5:00 p.m.: Reading — I'll be reading a selection from the novel I just completed, Arkad's World.
Saturday, March 5, 11:00 p.m.: THE EYE OF ARGON — A competitive group reading of the Worst Fantasy Novel Ever.
And then I go home.
*Named in honor of famous Upstate fan Alvin Bacon.