J.S. Dewes

Gen Con 2019 » Now Cometh the Dark Week

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Gen Con haul! 🎲 Got some great games, art, and other geeky wonderfulness. The writer’s symposium was fun and informative as always, and got to hang out with my editor again which was super fun! Thanks @gen_con for another amazing year!⁠⁠Now it is The Dark Week, the week during which everything is sad, and we are at the farthest point from…read more

Gen Con 2019

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IT’S GEN CON TIME! 🎲⚔️ For those just tuning in, Gen Con is the, ahem, “Best Four Days in Gaming,” and it’s no lie. It drowns you in dice and RPGs and tabletop games and general geekery and it’s consistently my favorite four days of the year. 🙌 This will be hubs and my ninth year of attendance, also the…read more

Nebula Awards Banquet 2019

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Wellllll, I had an amazing first Nebulas experience! Everyone was incredibly nice and welcoming 😊 Much like post-NY just a couple short weeks ago, I’m finding myself super exhausted, but I’ll share all my take-aways once I’ve recovered! 😴

SFWA Nebulas 2019 Day One

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Day one of the 2019 SFWA Nebulas Conference was a success! I was warned about the books, but holy crap, so very many books 📚😅 All the panels I attended were really great, especially enjoyed the talk on realistic military in fiction. Looking forward to day 2!

2019 SFWA Nebula Conference Incoming

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SFWA Nebula Conference incoming! L-minus five days! I’m not panicking! 😅 As a max-level introvert, I’m a bit nervous about all the forthcoming socializing. Howeverrrrr, since it’s my first publishing-related event, I’m *also* super excited to meet industry folks while soaking up some career-related wisdom at the great panels I’ve got on the agenda! 📖✍ I’m also feeling grateful for…read more

NYC 2019

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Oh hi there Flatiron! 🚀📚 Had a great work trip to New York City last week. 🗽The Social Media Week conference was great and I learned a ton! I was fortunate to have enough time in the evenings to see a lot of great sites, and had the opportunity to meet my lovely editor Jen Gunnels and some of the…read more

2019: Making It Go

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I cheated and made my “word of the year” a phrase! 🚀 I watched Star Trek: The Next Generation for the first time last year and loved it, so I decided to go with this classic Picard quote. (I seriously considered THERE. ARE. FOUR. LIGHTS. but “Make it so” felt a little more motivational and certainly less intense. 🙃 )…read more