Events

  • Sat
    27
    Jun
    2015

    Book Signing -

    4:00 pmWashington, DC

    Sankofa Video & Bookstore
    2714 Georgia Ave NW
    Washington, DC 20001

  • Wed
    22
    Jul
    2015
    Sat
    25
    Jul
    2015

    Romance Writers of America (RWA) Conference

    New York City
  • Thu
    17
    Sep
    2015
    Sat
    19
    Sep
    2015

    Hampton Roads Writers Conference

    Virginia Beach, VA
  • Fri
    25
    Sep
    2015
    Sun
    27
    Sep
    2015

    Baltimore Book Festival

    Inner Harbor

    I'll be appearing on two panels during the festival:

    Diversity in Romance: Reflecting the World Around Us
    Friday, September 25, 2015 - 2pm

    Otherworldly Love Stories: Paranormal/Horror/Fantasy & Sci Fi
    Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 3pm

  • Sat
    03
    Oct
    2015

    For the Love of Romance Writing Mini-Conference

    10am - 1pmLeesburg, VA

    More info

    Rust Library
    Leesburg, VA

  • Fri
    16
    Oct
    2015
    Sat
    17
    Oct
    2015

    2015 Black Authors & Readers Rock Weekend

    Bowie, MD
  • Fri
    15
    Jan
    2016

    SELF-e Indie Author Event

    6:30pm - 8:30pmAbingdon Library

    Abingdon Library
    2510 Tollgate Road
    Abingdon, MD 21009

  • Thu
    28
    Apr
    2016
    Sat
    30
    Apr
    2016

    Romance Slam Jam

    Detroit, MI
  • Sat
    14
    May
    2016

    Prince George's Book Festival

    Landover, MD

    Wayne Curry Sports & Learning Center
    8001 Sheriff Road
    Landover, MD

    More info at: http://springbookfestival.simplesite.com/

  • Sat
    28
    May
    2016

    Balticon

    3:00 - 3:50pmThe Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel

    Online Retailers, Libraries and Beyond: Finding Your Readers in the Wild

    For self-published authors, finding your readers can be difficult. Learn about various distribution options, including how to get your ebooks into libraries, to help you target your readers where they are. (More info)

    http://balticon.org/wp50/

  • Mon
    27
    Jun
    2016

    American Library Association Conference

    Orlando, FL

    BCALA Literary Awards
    7:00pm - 10:00pm

  • Sun
    28
    Aug
    2016

    Maryland Romance Writers Library Event

    2:00 pmTowson Library

    320 York Rd, Towson MD 21204

  • Fri
    23
    Sep
    2016

    Baltimore Book Festival

    1:00 pmInner Harbor Baltimore

    You Got Romance in My Science Fiction & Fantasy

    Kissing, spaceships, and dragons. What could go wrong?
    SFWA Stage

    http://www.baltimorebookfestival.com/

  • Baltimore Book Festival

    3:00 pmInner Harbor Baltimore

    Yes, I Write That!

    The romance market keeps changing, but  some authors are committed to writing what they want to write when they want to write it. From indie to hybrid, these authors stay ahead of the curve by bending it. This lively discussion will hit you in the feels.

  • Sat
    24
    Sep
    2016

    Baltimore Book Festival

    12:00 pmInner Harbor Baltimore

    New Adult: Spicy Hot, Emotional, From the Heart and What Makes This Romance Genre a Must Read!

    New adult romance tackles the topics that keep readers wanting more. Join several of the genre’s most popular authors as they share what’s next in NA.

    http://www.baltimorebookfestival.com/

  • Sun
    25
    Sep
    2016

    Just Write Writers Conference

    Bel Air, MD
    • Preparing for Indie Publishing Panel Discussion
    • The Elements of Romance
    • Marketing 101 for Authors

    Towson University North East Building
    Harford Community College
    510 Thomas Run Road
    Bel Air, MD 21015

    More info at: http://hcpl-justwrite.com/

  • Sat
    10
    Dec
    2016

    Indie Author Day

    9am - 1:30pmCharleston, SC
  • Thu
    19
    Jan
    2017
  • Sat
    04
    Mar
    2017

    Sycorax's Daughters Author Signings

    Two Signings!

    Barnes & Noble, Howard University
    11am -1pm
    2225 Georgia Ave. NW
    Washington, DC 20059

    Sankofa Video Books & Cafe
    2pm - 5pm
    2714 Georgia Ave NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    www.sankofa.com

     

  • Tue
    02
    May
    2017
    Sun
    07
    May
    2017

    RT Booklovers Convention

    Atlanta, GA
  • Wed
    31
    May
    2017

    Library Journal's Day of Dialog

    New York City

    Sci Fi/Fantasy Panel
    11:15am - 12pm
    http://lj.libraryjournal.com/dayofdialog

  • Sat
    17
    Jun
    2017

    Awesome Con

    Washington, DC

    6:00pm - 6:45pm

    Creating Powerful Females in Fantasy Worlds
    Superheroines to Wise Women: What goes into creating strong, compelling female characters in fantasy worlds? Speculative fiction authors discuss how to approach elements such as world-building, magic, special powers, and plot when crafting a multi-dimensional female character, and how to avoid the pitfalls of the "Mary Sue." Panel discussion.
    Panelists: Margaret J. Bates, Dawn Ibanez, L. Penelope, Rebecca Rivard, Irene Vartanoff
    http://awesome-con.com/

  • Wed
    26
    Jul
    2017
    Sat
    29
    Jul
    2017

    Romance Writers of America Conference

    Orlando, Florida

    Seeking Your Voice: Finding and Maintaining Your Writing Style throughout Multiple Series and Pen Names
    Friday, July 28, 2017
    3:15pm - 4:15pm
    https://www.rwa.org/p/cm/ld/fid=1691