4th Street Fantasy…
continues June 21-23, 2013 in Minneapolis, MN

Getting From Here to There


On Friday, June 21, 2013, from 9 to 2:30, come talk about the journey from idea to words, through editing and polishing, and finally to publishing and marketing. To help increase interactivity, the seminar registration is limited to 25 people, which has been reached. Lunch is included.

9:00 AMHello
9:15 AMBeginning
10:30 AMBreak
10:45 AMContinuing
12:00 PMLunch
1:15 PMArriving
2:30 PMConclusion

Emma Bull writes science fiction and fantasy, both novels and short stories, which often wind up as novelettes or novellas. In addition to her solo writing, Emma is the Executive Producer of Shadow Unit, the best science fiction thriller TV show in prose form ever. Her Co-Producer is Elizabeth Bear.

Tappan Wright King is an American editor, reviewer, and author in the field of fantasy fiction. As a consulting editor at Bantam Books he helped to found the Bantam Spectra imprint. He works as a consultant technical writer and editor. He is the husband of author and editor Beth Meacham, his co-panelist at 4th Street 2013.

Beth Meacham has been a travel coordinator, house rehabilitator, bookseller, reviewer, and communications major. She is at home on an Arizona ranch with her husband, Tappan, and their cats and horses. And of specific interest to this journey, she is a writer of novels and short stories, and an executive editor.

Skyler White crafts challenging fiction for a changing world. Populated with angels and rock stars, scientists, demons and revolutionaries, her dark stories explore the secret places where myth and modernity collide. This multi talented author has pursued a career in ballet, has a master's degree in theater, has work experience in advertising, a redheaded athlete son, and a Mohawk haired inventor husband.

David Grouchy is an engineer by profession; an actor, public speaker, and teacher by choice; and a writer by his need to tell a story and have fun doing it. He is the husband of 4th Street Co-chairman Janet Grouchy.