Missoula's Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention

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

M. H. Bonham (Maggie)

MisCon 32 Attending Professional

M. H. (Maggie) Bonham is an award-winning author and editor of more than 35 books and thousands of short pieces. She is the publisher of Sky Warrior Book Publishing LLC.  She is also the author of the bestselling novels Prophecy of Swords, Lachlei, and Howling Dead.

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:

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(Tentative)

  • panel Sat 10:00 - 10:50 AM, Building an Anthology From the Ground Up, Ballroom B
    Moderator: Manny Frishberg; Panelists: M. H. Bonham (Maggie), Manny Frishberg

    What does it take to put together a successful anthology? Is there even such a thing in today's marketplace? What's worked in putting one together? And what could possibly go wrong?

  • Break Sat 10:50 - Sat Noon
  • panel 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 - Sun 4:00
  • panel Sun 4:00 - 5:50 PM, Spotlight: the Bonhams, Spotlight
    Panelists: Larry Bonham, M. H. Bonham (Maggie)