Appearances


I'll be a guest for MidSouth Con 2022 this year in Memphis again! Come visit me on Pro Row or at any of the following panels (maybe one or two more to be added). I'll also be doing game beta demos for some of the games I have in development from time to time in the game room.

Friday, March 26, 6 PM
Pulp Fiction for Today's Market

Join the New Pulp Movement as discuss how to formulate and write a Pulp story for today's market.

Friday, March 25, 8 PM
Boardgames: A Gaming Movement 

Board games are exploding in popularity in America. There are a dozen different types, all of which appeal to various players for a gambit of reasons. Panelist discuss trends, from gateway games to the newest and hottest, and why this type of game is growing is popularity.

Friday, March 25, 9 PM
Pro Row

Meet your favorite MidSouthCon professional, maybe get their autograph or buy their works. Pro Row is located in the hallway outside of the Tennessee Ballrooms.

Saturday, March 26, 10 AM
Self-Marketing for Authors

You have published your works, either independently or through traditional publisher - now what? Our panelists discuss how to market yourself.

Saturday, March 26, 4PM
Pro Row

Meet your favorite MidSouthCon professional, maybe get their autograph or buy their works. Pro Row is located in the hallway outside of the Tennessee Ballrooms.

Saturday, March 26, 9 PM
Short Stories: How to Fit It All In

Writing a short story can be harder than it seems. One of the biggest challenges is to figure out how much detail is needed without having to be minimalists.

Sunday, March 27, 10:00 AM
Reading: Sean Taylor

Sean Taylor reads his from his collections Giddy and Euphoric and Show Me A Hero.

Game Demos
Saturday & Sunday, March 26 and 27, between other sessions after 11:00 PM

I will also be running game demos of the beta versions of several games I have in development between my other posted sessions at MidSouthCon. Come look for me at Table 23 any time after the Open Gaming Room opens at 11:00 on Saturday and Sunday!

"What games?" you ask. 

  • Last Mouse on the Left
  • Cap'n Kelly's Custom Critters
  • The Battle for Classic City
  • Shark Detective

Come join the fun as a beta tester for new games!

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FREE COMIC BOOK DAY at Galactic Quest Comics!

Stay tuned for more details.


Check back in for more upcoming appearances.

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If you're interested in booking me for an appearance at a writers retreat or convention, please contact me via email @ staylor104@aol.com, visit WordsDoneBetter Communication or download my promo kit. 

I've participated in panels with such varied comics creators as Peter David, Larry Hama, Denny O'Neil, Scott Allie, Brian Pulido, Amanda Connor and Jimmy Palmiotti, and writers from Bella Morte's Andy Deane to fantasy scribes Stephen Zimmer and Jana Oliver.

I offer two-day (one-hour per day) workshops on:
  • Blood in the Gut -- crafting exciting story openings
  • Each Page Is a New Start -- writing comics that keep readers turning the page 
  • Getting the Last Word (Right) -- self-editing for writers

I love to take part in panels and typically speak/take questions on:
  • Writing genre fiction
  • Writing literary fiction
  • Writing comics
  • Editing
  • Self-editing for fiction writers
  • Visceral Opening Scenes
  • Writing from the editor's perspective
  • The life of faith in genre writing and comics
  • Writing for mature readers 
  • Getting published
  • Marketing 101 for broke writers 
  • Building an artist's/writer's network
  • Writing Steampunk
  • Writing Horror
  • Writing Mysteries
  • Creating compelling characters
  • Superheroes
  • Pulp heroes
  • New Pulp
  • Writing for RPGs
  • Writing for licensed properties