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Demicon is my favorite traditional Science Fiction and Fantasy convention. Located in Des Moines Iowa.

Virtual Virtual Room Party

What did I drink?

Demicon is an amazing Science Fiction and Fantasy convention hosted in Des Moines, IA every spring. We’ve had a vendor table at the con since 2014. This year we wanted to do something different and put in a request to…

The storm of 2019

Drinks at Demicon 2019

I made the mistake of saying I’m cutting back on some stuff in my life to take care of myself. It’s the Murphy’s Law equivalent of washing your car. Either way there’s going to be a storm, and this one…

A tough decision about cons

Angst Booth

2019 will be my last year of attending cons as a vendor. If you follow my blog, you know how much I love attending science fiction, fantasy and comic conventions. I get to spend time with my muses, see old…

So many awesome cons!

Robin Harley and Batgirl

I like to maintain a well-balanced schedule, giving equal time to my family, friends, my day job, exercise, and writing. This is why most of the cons I’m planning to attend in 2017 are crammed within five weeks. (My wife…

My Novella Project

It’s hard to believe that we’re already knee deep into 2017! I’m still not completely certain where I put last year. I remember December being a flurry of book publishing, promoting, and learning. I spent January catching my breath, making…

About that Demicon 27

Did you know we are famous?

I tend to pack waaaay too much into my days of late, and I’m sure that will slow down when I retire, but probably not. Aside from some long hours and traveling for my day job, I’ve been planning a…

Wow…just…Demicon 25

Friends at Demicon

Insecure David (yeah, he’s in there somewhere) has a nagging concern. At what point and time do I wear out my welcome? Do I go to the same cons repeatedly, or do I visit them every other year so they…

Celebrating 25 years of DemiCon

DemiCon will be celebrating its Silver Anniversary May 2nd – 4th, 2014 in Des Moines, IA. I’m really excited to return to this awesome con. Great people, well organized, amazing room parties – it’s a lot of fun. Even better,…