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Sophia loves connecting with readers, be that in person, via blog stops, on Facebook or Twitter, or even in email.  But it's far more fun to put a face to a name, and if you'd like to get a book or two signed, here's where she'll be and what she'll be doing!

April 6, 2013

Dog-Eared Books, Grand Opening

3625 S Noland Rd
Independence, MO 64055
Author Signing 11am-3pm

Join Sophia and other local romance writers like Lorie O'Clare, Saranna DeWylde, and Heather Snow for Dog-Eared Books' Grand Reopening celebration.  Prizes, food, and the best part of all--discounted newly released books!

May 4, 2013

Romancing the Plaza

Kansas City Mariott
Country Club Plaza
4445 Main St.
Kansas City, MO 64111
Author Signing 2pm-5pm

With the Romantic Times Convention in town this weekend, hundreds of romance writers are in Kansas City waiting to meet readers.  Sophia has joined forces with Kalypso Masters, Linda Joyce and at least a dozen other authors for a second booksigning.  Drop in, win prizes, and strike up a conversation!

May 24-25, 2013

ConQuest 44 Conference

Holiday Inn
CoCo Key Water Resort
SE 9103 East 39th St.
Kansas City, MO 64133

Last year was so fun, Sophia's doing it again!  She's holding panels on worldbuilding, fantasy design, romance writing, and helping with a writer's workshop as well.  This local Sci-Fi / Fantasy convention packs a punch and is guaranteed weekend fun!  Drop by and see the only Romance author brave enough to wander among the Klingons!

July 17-20, 2013

RWA Nationals Conference

Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave
Atlanta, GA 30303

Sophia will be storming the streets of Atlanta with several hundred other romance writers at the annual Romance Writers of America National Convention.  She'll be participating in the Literacy Signing (As Claire Ashgrove) and trying to contain her fan-girl tendancies while gathering with authors she admires.  If you're a writer, you don't want to miss this fantastic gala!

August 15-18, 2013

Authors After Dark

Atlanta Marriott Marquis
265 Peachtree Center Ave
Atlanta, GA 30303

This is Sophia's first year attending AAD, and she couldn't be more excited!  Join her and Saranna DeWylde for drinks and Paranormal goodness--with just enough naughty to be entertaining--on the opening celebration.  Meet other acclaimed authors, such as Terry Spear and Leanna Renee Heiber, who Sophia will be participating with in a Steampunk Tea.  Last but not least, join Sophia for a Riverboat gala that's certain to be memorable!

August 23-25, 2013

GlitchCon 2013

Springdale Holiday Inn
1500 S. 48th St
Springdale, AR 72764

GLITCH!  Last year, Glitch rocked, and Sophia couldn't wait to return!  This year promises to be even better, with more gaming by John Wick, renowned voice actors coming in, and local Arkansas authors as well.  It's a sci-fi enthusiast's dream-come-true, and this year, Sophia is working hard to coordinate special events for those interested in purusing writing.  Don't miss out!

October 18-20, 2013

Hot Mojave Knights Conference

Sunset Station Casino
Henderson, NV

This is the first year for Hot Mojave Knights, a readers' convention extraordinaire!  But Sophia has been excited about it since she spoke with the organizers over a year ago.  There are Knights, Chippendales, casinos and best of all, romance authors from around the nation!  Join Sophia, Kim Killion and the Killion Group crew, along with Shannan Albright and R.M. Sotera for a weekend of fun!