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Comic Con Day #2

I’m sitting in the Sirius XM production room — which turns out to be Hilton 307. I had to pass a security guard in order to enter this partition of a ball room. The two stars from Psych just walked in the room for their interview. James Roday and Dulle Hill. They are chatting at […] Continue reading →

Comic-Con Day #1

While packing up to leave my fatherr’s house, Laura tried to carry out too many things at once. One of them happened to be a box of All-bran cereal. At the door of my dad’s house, it started spilling all over the floor. Laura couldn’t figure out where it was all coming from: the result […] Continue reading →

Pick-a-path Musical

 This Gencon Convention, my wife Laura, my daughter Tasha and I will be launching a new interactive performance. So, from the people who brought you ‘Killer Breakfast’, may we introduce you to ‘Hickman’s Pick A Path Musical’ — an interactive hour and a half of story and song with the audience determining the course of […] Continue reading →

Dragon*Con 2011 Report

Well, Laura and I are both home from Dragon*con … the amazing and sometimes frightening convention in Atlanta, Georgia held over every Labor Day Weekend. It was something of a miraculous event for us this year, marking our return after several years absence. Thursday, September 1st Laura and I started the day early, rushing to […] Continue reading →

GEN CON Memories

Laura and I are now back from our amazing adventures in Indianapolis at the GEN CON Convention held August 4th through 7th of 2011. It was a most amazing convention and — true to most conventions — I sincerely wish that I had seen more of it. We had, of course, been planning this for […] Continue reading →

Life, The Universe … and me

We all want to know the answer to the question that was posed by Douglas Adams in his wonderful Hitchhiker’s Guide and perhaps we may get a glimpse into that this weekend when I attend ‘Life, the Universe and Everything 29’ behind held at the BYU Conference Center at BYU in Provo, Utah starting today […] Continue reading →

Gencon 2011 Events

We have just submitted the events we will be offering at the Gencon Convention this year in Indianapolis: EVENT DESCRIPTIONS: HICKMAN’S WRITING SEMINAR AND WORKSHOP: Thursday / 5:00 pm (1700 hrs) Tracy Hickman, NYT Best-selling novelist and Laura Hickman, co-author of ‘The Bronze Canticles’ series presents a unique opportunity to writers at Gencon. Participants in […] Continue reading →

Hickman Fears the Boot – Part II

 This is the second half of Tracy Hickman’s interview on ‘Fear the Boot’ podcast this week. (0:19) The role of online communities in finding, building, and sustaining an audience. If you’re interested in Dragonlance, be sure to check out the Dragonlance Nexus. (3:44) The value of art, entertainment, and ideas on the internet. Why free […] Continue reading →

Tracy Hickman Fears the Boot

 Tracy Hickman was interviewed on the ‘Fear the Boot’ podcast this week, with the first half of his interview available now. (0:32) Who Tracy Hickman is and where you probably know him from. (3:41) The story of how Tracy’s wife and a missed ride got him into gaming. (8:25) The current trend in complexity and […] Continue reading →