Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

MisCon 32: May 25 - 28, 2018 Missoula, Montana

Joyce Reynolds-Ward

MisCon 32 Attending Professional

Joyce Reynolds-Ward is a speculative fiction writer who splits her time between Enterprise and Portland, Oregon. Her short stories have appeared in Children of a Different Sky, Steam. And Dragons, Tales from an Alien Campfire, River, How Beer Saved the World 1, Fantasy Scroll Magazine, and Trust and Treachery among others. Her books include Netwalk: Expanded Edition, Netwalker Uprising, Life in the Shadows: Diana and Will, Alien Savvy, Seeking Shelter at the End of the World, Netwalking Space, and Challenges of Honor. Besides writing, Joyce enjoys reading, quilting, horses, skiing, and other outdoor activities.

Joyce Reynolds-Ward is a speculative fiction writer who splits her time between Enterprise and Portland, Oregon. Her short stories have appeared in Children of a Different Sky, Steam. And Dragons, Tales from an Alien Campfire, River, How Beer Saved the World 1, Fantasy Scroll Magazine, and Trust and Treachery among others. Her books include Netwalk: Expanded Edition, Netwalker Uprising, Life in the Shadows: Diana and Will, Alien Savvy, Seeking Shelter at the End of the World, Netwalking Space, and Challenges of Honor. Besides writing, Joyce enjoys reading, quilting, horses, skiing, and other outdoor activities.

Scheduled Panels and Presentations:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Sat Noon - 12:50 PM, Intrigue, Suspense, and Mystery, Ballroom B
    Moderator: Dean Wells; Panelists: Ann Gimpel, Joyce Reynolds-Ward, Dean Wells

    Intrigue, suspense, and mystery sound pretty similar, so how can you tell the difference? What are the tenants of each? The pros and cons? How do you write each?

  • Break Sat 12:50 - Sat 4:00
  • panel Sat 4:00 - 4:50 PM, It Seemed Like She Was, She Thought, Ballroom C
    Moderator: J.A. Pitts; Panelists: Larry Bonham, Eric Scott Fischl, John Olsen, J.A. Pitts, Joyce Reynolds-Ward

    In Ken Randís Ten Percent Solution, he advocates that you take your story and cut 10%. That includes writing tight, precise prose, among other things. What are some of the best ways to do this?

  • Break Sat 4:50 - Sun Noon
  • panel Sun Noon - 12:50 PM, Author Reading: Gimpel, Ward, Yellowstone
    Panelists: Ann Gimpel, Joyce Reynolds-Ward

    Join our authors as they read from their latest works! (25 minutes a piece)

  • Break Sun 12:50 - Sun 2:00
  • panel Sun 2:00 - 2:50 PM, Spotlight: Kolva, Reynolds-Ward, Ellsworth, Spotlight
    Panelists: Spencer G. Ellsworth, Sanan Kolva, Joyce Reynolds-Ward

    Meet a few of our authors, get signatures, and see what they're up to these days.