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LC30 Publishing Guests

While we will try to keep this accurate, be warned that with the exception of our main guests these guys come on their own dime. Because of that things can come up and plans can change, so it is a bit of a moving target

 

Michael H. Hanson

Michael H. Hanson

Author / Publisher





Michael H. Hanson created the ongoing SHA'DAA shared-world anthology series [currently consisting of "SHA'DAA: TALES OF THE APOCALYPSE", "SHA'DAA: LAST CALL", "SHA'DAA: PAWNS," "SHA'DAA: FACETS", "SHA'DAA: INKED", and the as yet to be released "SHA'DAA: TOYS", all published by Moondream Press (an imprint of Copper Dog Publishing). Michael has three collections of poetry in print ("AUTUMN BLUSH", "JUBILANT WHISPERS" published by Racket River Press, an imprint of Copper Dog Publishing and "DARK PARCHMENTS: Midnight Curses and Verses" published by MoonDream Press) and is presently compiling his fourth poetic anthology, "THE GREAT SOAP REBELLION", an illustrated collection of poems for children...

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Dan Hollifield

Dan Hollifield

Author / Publisher



My first professionally published short story is in the POD edition "Flash Of Aphelion" collection of flash fiction short-short stories on Lulu.com. My series of spaceport bar short stories, Tales From the Mare Inebrium, has been published by Allan Gilbreath's Dark Oak Press, available on the Amazon and Barnes & Noble websites in hardback, paperback, Kindle and Nook e-book editions. My self-published music albums on Create Space include two solo albums of instrumental music as well as a licensed collection of instrumental songs inspired by Stephanie Osborn's first four "Displaced Detective" novels...

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Steve Jackson

Steve Jackson

Author / Publisher



Steve Jackson graduated from Rice University in Houston. While there, he spent most of his time playing wargames and working on the student paper, the Thresher (he spent two years as editor). He became a writer and game publisher, proving that college can be very valuable as long as you don't let classes get in your way.

He has survived involvements with the Republican Party (alternate delegate to the 1972 convention, but he got better - he now considers himself a small-l libertarian), the SCA (former landed baron and National Chronicler) and law school (escaping before the bar exam; game design was more fun)...

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Becky Kyle

Becky Kyle

Author / Publisher



Born on Friday 13, Rebecca developed an early love for the unusual. Dragons, vampires and all manner of magical beings haunt her thoughts and stir her to the keyboard. She currently lives between the Smoky and Cumberland mountains with her husband and four cats. Her first YA novel, Fanny & Dice, was released on Halloween 2015. Her upcoming vampire short story collection will be released in 2016. She's working on both short and long fiction on her own and with co-conspirators.

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Gary Poole

Gary Poole

Editor



Gary Poole has been in the entertainment and publishing industry for nearly thirty years. He's worked directly with John Ringo on over a dozen novels, and has adapted several of them into screenplays (all of which remain in development). When not working with Ringo, he is the managing editor of a successful alternative newsweekly in Tennessee and spent years on the radio as a talk show host and award-winning broadcast journalist.

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Toni Weisskopf

Toni Weisskopf

Author / Publisher



Toni Weisskopf is publisher of Baen Books. She has worked with such authors as David Weber, David Drake, Lois McMaster Bujold, Eric Flint, John Ringo, Sarah A. Hoyt, Larry Corriea, and many others. With Josepha Sherman she compiled and annotated the definitive volume of subversive children's folklore, Greasy Grimy Gopher Guts, published by August House. For Baen she's edited three original hard sf anthologies: Cosmic Stories: Adventures in Sol System, Cosmic Stories: Adventures in Far Futures and Transhuman, with sf author Mark L...

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