2015 Events

Salt Lake Comic Con

September 24-26 at the Salt Palace Convention Center


Thursday, September 24

  • 3:00 PM: Outlining vs. Discovery Writing (Room 255F)
    Kevin J. Anderson, Larry Correia, David Farland, Tracy Hickman, Tyler Jolley, Sarah E. Seeley, Jill Williamson

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Friday, September 25

  • 3:00 PM: Classifying Fear: Is There a Difference Between Horror and Suspense? (Room 151A)
    Jason A. Anderson, Michael R. Collings, Richard Kadrey, Adrienne Monson, Bree Ogden, Sarah E. Seeley, Nathan Shumate
  • 8:00 PM: God and the Devil in Horror (Room 150G)
    Jason A. Anderson, Michael R. Collings, Michaelbrent Collings, Angela Hartley, John Morehead, Sarah E. Seeley, Sean Smithson (Moderator)

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*Selling Books at Dealer Table Black 17 all three days!
(Look for the Xchyler Publishing banners)


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Browse Panel Schedule: http://saltlakecomiccon.com/2015-panel-schedule/

Full vendor list, follow this link: http://saltlakecomiccon.com/2015-vendor-lists/
(Scroll down and find the red box that says “Click Here to View Booth Number Assignments” for spreadsheets and relative maps of the vendor area).

Sarah’s online conference portfolio: http://saltlakecomiccon.com/portfolio-item/sarah-e-seeley/

Salt City Steamfest

 July 17-18 at the Sheraton Hotel in Salt Lake City



Friday, July 17

  • 4:00 PM: Writing Steampunk for Fun and Profit (Powder Mountain)
    Sarah E. Seeley, John M. Olsen, Jay Barnson, Scott William Taylor, Scott Tarbet (Officially: Xchyler)

Saturday, July 18

  • 5:00 PM: The Science of Steampunk (Orion)
    Paul Genesse, Sarah E. Seeley, Scott William Taylor (Officially: Paul Genesse, Thomas Willeford, Jason King)

*Sold books (including Steel and Bone) at the Xchyler author booth.

Steel and Bone Launch Events

Blog Tour: Online, June 21-July 2
Book Bomb: Online, June 27


Xchyler Publishing’s 2015 Summer steampunk anthology features nine mechanical tales of wonder, intrigue, and retro-futuristic enhancements on peculiar island worlds, all crafted by new and emerging authors. The blog tour runs June 21-July 4 and includes author spotlights, details about what went into creating the featured stories, reviews, and excerpts. Here is the schedule:

June 21

June 22

June 23

June 24

June 25

June 26

June 27

A book bomb will be held on the day of publication, June 27th. Follow this link to the event page on Facebook for more details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1486568094968585/1490920917866636/


Loving the Book Events is continuing the blog Tour from June 28 through July 4th. To learn more about the authors and their stories, follow along and check out this link to the Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1616565941956586/

June 28

June 29

June 30

July 1

July 2

July 3

July 4

Steel and Bone is available in paperback and for Kindle: http://www.amazon.com/Steel-Bone-Nine-Steampunk-Adventures-ebook/dp/B00YQRAIIC

A Rafflecopter giveaway will accompany the blog tour with awesome swag including a $20 ThinkGeek gift certificate, keychains, t-shirts, a skeleton pocket-watch, a handcrafted lacewood pen, ebooks, and more. Be sure to enter for a chance to win!

CONduit 2015

May 22-24 at Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Salt Lake City


Saturday, May 23

  • 1:00 Reading (Eccles)
  • 2:00-4:00 Swap/Meet the Clubs/Signings (Stillwater)
    Paul Genesse, Sarah Seeley, Ann Chamberlin
  • 4:00-5:00 The Lovecraft Panel (Arches)
    Eric Swedin, Christopher Husberg, Carter Reid, Sarah Seeley, Eric James Stone

Sunday, May 24

  • 1:00-2:00 A Touch of the Macabre: The Thin Line Between Fantasy and Horror (Arches)
    Jason King, Carter Reid, Sarah Seeley, Christopher Husberg.
  • 3:00-4:00 40 Years of the Nights of Ni…Monty Python and the Holy Grail at 40 (Zion Ballroom)
    Blake Cassellman, Sarah Seeley

Life, The Universe, and Everything Writing Symposium

February 12-14 at the Marriott Hotel & Conference Center in Provo


2015 Panels Schedule:


  • 9 AM: Pushing the Edge: How Far is Too Far in a Horror Story? (Nathan Shumate, Sarah Seeley, J. R. Johansson, Lehua Parker, Suzanne Vincent)


  • 11 AM: Beginnings and Endings (Larry Correia, Jacob Gowans, Aneeka Richins, Sarah Seeley, J. Scott Savage)
  • 3 PM: The Elements of Horror Fiction (Virginia Ellen Baker, Steve Diamond, Sarah Seeley, Nathan Shumate, Andrea Pearson)
  • 7 PM: So, You Want to Write Horror? (Sarah Seeley, Cody Langille, Lehua Parker, Johnny Worthen, C. H. Lindsay)
  • 8 PM: Mass Book Signing


  • 1 PM: Modern Fantasy & Its Relation to Folklore and Myth (Tracy Hickman, Jaclyn Weist, Sarah Seeley, Megan Hutchins, Karen Webb)

Salt Lake Comic Con Fan-Xperience

January 29-31 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in downtown Salt Lake City



Come meet Xchyler authors Jay Barnson, Candace J. Thomas, Scott Tarbet, Scott William Taylor, and me at our vendor booth! (Located at table Purple 8 in the exhibitor’s hall).

Sarah E. Seeley is a fantasy and horror author, and an affiliate member of the Horror Writers Association. She has a bachelor’s degree in geology and loves exploring the science of human origins.

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