David J. Pedersen is a native of Racine, WI who resides in Kansas City, MO. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has worked in sales, management, retail, video and film production, and IT. David has run two marathons, climbed several 14,000-foot mountains, and marched in the University of Wisconsin Marching Band. He is a geek and a fanboy who enjoys carousing, picking on his wife and kids, and playing video games. He has published seven novels including the Angst fantasy series, Clod Makes a Friend, and Entriss Online: A VR LitRPG Fantasy.
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5:00 PM | Location: Sooner A
Local tech experts discuss what to consider when acquiring a gaming computer, and how to get your hands on one—despite parts shortages.
Moderator: Caleb Haldane
1:00 PM | Location: Oklahoma E - Back Wall Table
3:00 PM | Location: Boomer B
Panelists spin the wheel for wacky plotline components and actor combinations, and create an original Saturday Night SyFy™ feature!
Moderator: Phillip Drayer Duncan
11:00 AM | Location: Boomer B
There's money to be made in being a geek artist/maker/writer etc., if you can turn your passion into your profession. Join our panelists as they discuss tips, tricks, and how-tos on how to turn your interests into income.
Moderator: Amber Hanneken
Noon | Location: Boomer A
Tips and techniques for writing humorous fiction. Incorporating humor is more than sarcasm, snark, and a few jokes. Timing, focus, placement, tone, motivation, plot impact and character arcs, reader's perceptions, and how much fun you're having writing – all impact the humor of a story...
Moderator: vickey malone kennedy
Tracks: Writing & Publishing