Patreon Writing Class: Q&A

Mary teaches classes, once a month, for her $25 patrons. The topic rotates, depending on what folks want to know about. This month’s will be a Writing Question and Answer session. Mary really enjoys breaking down the process and helping someone have an “Ah ha!” moment. What writing questions do you have? We’ll gather questions […]

18 Sun

SiWC at Sea

April 08, 2018 — April 15, 2018
Sail from Galveston, Texas Get Directions

Mary will be presenting at the Surrey International Writers’ Conference Cruise from April 8- April 15, 2018. Get tickets here. Imagine writing on a lounge chair, staring out at the deep, turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, or having a brand new story inspired by a wander around Roatan. Add to that dinners with presenters, workshops, […]

8 Sun


April 16, 2018 — April 18, 2018
Sundance Resort, Utah Get Directions

Mary will be at Futurescapes at Sundance, Utah from April 16-18, 2018. Apply for the workshop here. The Futurescapes Writers’ Workshop at Sundance Resort offers writers the chance to work with top authors, editors, and agents in speculative fiction (science fiction, horror, fantasy, paranormal, graphic novels, etc.). Each participant will be paired with three faculty […]

16 Mon

Pikes Peak Writers Conference – Keynote Speaker

April 28, 2018 — April 30, 2018
Colorado Springs Marriott 5580 Tech Center Drive Colorado Springs, Colorado 80919 Get Directions

Mary will be a keynote speaker at the Pikes Peak Writers Conference in Colorado Springs, April 28-30, 2018. Register for the conference here. Pikes Peak Writers Conference has a welcoming, friendly atmosphere filled with the topics that interest you the most, and perhaps a few topics that you will become interested in after. You will be […]

28 Sat

Alpha SF/F/H Workshop for Young Writers

July 26, 2018 — August 05, 2018
Pittsburgh, PA Get Directions

Mary will be at the Alpha Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror Workshop for Young Writers from July 29-July 30. Applications open in January and close March 1, 2018. Apply here. The workshop will be from July 26 – Aug 5, and will include authors Tamora Pierce, Maggie Stiefvater and N.K. Jemisin, as well as Mary. […]

26 Thu

Worldcon 76

August 16, 2018 — August 20, 2018
San Jose McEnery Convention Center 150 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95113 Get Directions

Mary will be at Worldcon 76 in San Jose, CA from August 16-20, 2018. Register here.   1939′s World’s Fair was a long time ago, A group of fans decided a science fiction convention in New York City during the World’s Fair would be fun, so they called it “The World Science Fiction Convention.” They […]

16 Thu