M. H. Bonham (Maggie)
MisCon 29 Attending Professional
M. H. "Maggie" Bonham is a six-time award winning professional dog, cat, and science fiction and fantasy author in Montana. She is an author of more than 30 books She's the publisher of Sky Warrior Book Publishing, LLC and publishes SF/F/H/M. She is also the publisher of Garnet Mountain Press, a nonfiction imprint. Maggie has been a professional writer since 1995 and has written novels, nonfiction books, short stories, courses, educational materials, and articles.
She has trained over 50 dogs in sledding, agility, packing, obedience, weightpulling, and conformation, earning multiple titles on several of her own dogs. She has written educational coursework for dog trainers with Thomson Education Direct in training agility and activities with dogs. She has taught dog training packing classes and has been a professional member of Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT), Dog Writers Association of America (DWAA), Cat Writers Association (CWA), and the Pikes Peak Writers Association (PPW).
Her work has appeared in various national publications and websites including Prevention Magazine, NationalGeographic.com, Ancestry.com, Salon.com, Pets.com, The Daily Cat, Catnip, Dog Fancy, Dog World, Dog and Kennel, Pet Life, Pet View, The Dog Daily, Your Dog, Natural Pet, Contract Professional, and Mushing Magazine. She has been a columnist and contributing editor for Dog and Kennel and PetView magazines. She was the editor of Merial PawPrints Newsletter which is distributed to veterinarians for their clients and covers topics about dogs and cats. She has been an editor for Wiley, Dragon Moon Press, and Wolfsinger Publications.
Books include: Prophecy of Swords, Runestone of Teiwas, Lachlei, Serpent Singer and Other Stories, Howling Dead, The King's Champion, Wolfsongs 1, Wolfsongs 2.
Web site: http://www.skywarriorbooks.com
Scheduled Panels and Presentations:
Key: =On a Panel =Moderating =GMing
Fri 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Writers' Workshop Meet and Greet, Great Hall (Upstairs)
Panelists: Josie Beaudoin, Carol Berg, Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie), Brenda Carre, Ann Gimpel, James Glass, Rhiannon Held, Andrea Howe, C.L Norman (Candi), J.A. Pitts, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Patrick Swenson
Participants and Critiquing Authors get together to meet and discuss how the workshop works. They'll also discuss workshops in general, and how to take criticism. Open to anyone interested in the Writers' Workshop.
- Break Fri 4:50 - Sat 11:00
Sat 11:00 - 12:50 PM, Writers' Workshop, Programming Tent 1 (The Tent)
Panelists: Carol Berg, Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie), Brenda Carre, Ann Gimpel, James Glass, Rhiannon Held, Andrea Howe, C.L Norman (Candi), J.A. Pitts, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Patrick Swenson
MisCon's Galaxy-Famous Writers' Workshop. Submit your writing to us a month before MisCon, show up at the hotel, and meet with our professional critiquing authors and editors. They'll help improve your writing.
- Break Sat 12:50 - Sun 10:00
Sun 10:00 - 10:50 AM, Author Book Signing, Thunderdome Right (Big Room Right)
Moderator: Justin Barba; Panelists: Dave Bara, Carol Berg, S. A. Bolich, Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie), Terry Brooks, Brenda Carre, C.J. Cherryh, Steven Erikson, Jane Fancher, Ann Gimpel, James Glass, Rhiannon Held, David Keck, Todd Lockwood, Peter Orullian (Rock Lord), L.F. Patten (Laurey), John Picacio, J.A. Pitts, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Shawn Speakman, Patrick Swenson, Mark Teppo, Eldon Thompson
All authors are invited. Terry Brooks's signing is moderated, and we will maintain a STRICT 3 item maximum per person--zero exceptions. In order to keep the line moving, Terry can only personalize one item per person per trip through the line.
- Break Sun 10:50 - Sun 3:00
Sun 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Lone Wolf Survival, Upstairs Programming 1 (259)
Panelists: Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie)
A discussion on lone wolf survival: hunting, canning, self defense. alternative forms of currency in a post-apocalyptic world ranging from Barter Town to bottle caps. How do you provide for yourself without banks and currency? What materials will be valuable in a post apocalyptic society?
Sun 4:00 - 4:50 PM, Post-Apocalyptic Transportation, Upstairs Programming 1 (259)
Panelists: Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie), Joyce Reynolds-Ward
What are the pros and cons of various vehicles in the Wasteland? Horses vs Hondas verses Jeeps verses semis vs. dirigibles.