Spencer G. Ellsworth
MisCon 32 Attending Professional
Spencer Ellsworth has been writing since he learned how. His short fiction has been published at Lightspeed Magazine, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Tor.com and many other places. He is the author of the Starfire Trilogy, a series of short space opera novels from Tor.com. He lives in Bellingham, Washington with his wife and three children.
Scheduled Panels and Presentations:
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Fri 2:00 - 2:50 PM, After NaNoWriMo, Yellowstone
Moderator: Tod McCoy; Panelists: Spencer G. Ellsworth, Meradeth Houston, Tod McCoy, Peter Wacks (pjwacks)
What happens after National Novel Writing Month? How do you take what you’ve written and turn it into a saleable work? We’ll talk revisions, editing, and options.
- Break Fri 2:50 - Sat Noon
Sat Noon - 12:50 PM, Writing Habits, Ballroom C
Moderator: Spencer G. Ellsworth; Panelists: Dave Bara, M. H. Bonham (Maggie), Spencer G. Ellsworth, Elliott Kay
In this fun little panel we�ll discuss writing habits. From setting a time every day to writing on the fly. What works best for you? What are the ways our professional authors do it? What about working parents or those with busy full-time jobs? How do they find the time to write?
- Break Sat 12:50 - Sat 3:00
Sat 3:00 - 3:50 PM, Author Readings: Malik, Ellsworth, Yellowstone
Panelists: Spencer G. Ellsworth, Joseph Malik
Join our authors as they read from their latest works! (25 minutes a piece)
- Break Sat 3:50 - Sun Noon
Sun Noon - 12:50 PM, Squeezing in Backstory, Monster Tent (1)
Moderator: Peter Wacks (pjwacks); Panelists: Spencer G. Ellsworth, Diana Pharaoh Francis (Di), Michael Hodges, Brandon Sanderson, Peter Wacks (pjwacks)
How can you squeeze backstory into every line of your story from start to finish? How much of your character's� backstory should you know before you start writing?
- Break Sun 12:50 - Sun 2:00
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.