Category Archives: cons

Come see us at Planet Comicon!

We’ve got a new scheduled appearance to announce to both of you who read this blog with any frequency! Kevin and I will be guests at this year’s Planet Comicon here in Kansas City, the weekend of April 6th-7th. The … Continue reading

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Apparently, I want to read audiobooks at New York Comic-Con.

For those of you not in the know, today marks the start of the 2013 New York Comic-Con! My writing partner, Kevin Dilmore, is there, representing his employer, Hallmark, as they pimp out all sorts of ornaments and other cool … Continue reading

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Free State Comicon…today!

So, are you local, and looking for something to do today? Look no further! Today is the annual Free State Comicon, a one-day show which has taken place the past several years in Lawrence, Kansas. We’ve attended the con as … Continue reading

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Ask Dayton #40 on the G&T Show – “Getting Over the Post-Con Blues”

Holy crap. Forty of these things? Whodathunkit? Certainly not me. When Sunday G&T Show co-host Nick Minecci first approached me last fall with this wacky idea of his, I was sure it’d last a few weeks at most before petering out, with … Continue reading

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Kevin and me at the Free State Comicon!

Well, it looks like Kevin and I are adding one more con to our list of pit stops. Our friend Craig Klotz is a promoter of small, friendly one-day conventions which take place throughout the year here in KC. In … Continue reading

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I’ll kinda sorta be at Shore Leave, after all. Almost.

Those of you who’ve followed me for any length of time know that I’ve made a habit of attending the annual Shore Leave convention in Hunt Valley, Maryland (just north of Baltimore), which usually is held during the second weekend … Continue reading

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“Virgil Brigman Back On the Air”

Previously on The Fog of Ward: After the annual San Diego-induced hiatus, we’re back to whatever passes for normal around here. As for Comic-Con, it was fun if not hectic. I got to catch up (all-too briefly) with some left-coast … Continue reading

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Comic-Con 2012…here I come!

I’m getting set to head to the airport and board the Big Silver Bird, bound for San Diego and Comic-Con 2012! Kevin’s already there, acting in his capacity as a member of Hallmark’s landing support battalion. Preview Night starts this … Continue reading

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Geek Dad and Fan Girl do Comic-Con!

Okay, faithful followers, check this out: my friend, writing partner, and hetero life-mate Kevin Dilmore and his daughter have launched a new blog, Geek Dad and Fan Girl, in which they plan to explore various topics within the realms of … Continue reading

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Ask Dayton #31 on the G&T Show – “Pros and Cons to Being A Pro at Cons?”

Another Sunday, another episode of the Sunday G&T Show, the weekly Trek-themed internet radio program and podcast, hosted by friends Nick Minecci and Terry Lynn Shull! So, what did this week’s “Ask Dayton” segment bring? Another semi-serious question, that’s what. … Continue reading

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