Anime North’s coming up next weekend! I’ll be doing an unusually light number of panels this year – three for the Yaoi North track and one general writing panel. If you happen to be attending, stop by and say hello. ^_^

Yaoi Fanfiction 101 – Friday at 1800 in Collingwood (Sheraton)
Basics of writing yaoi fanfiction, challenge/exchange communities, and resources for new writers.

Original Characters in Yaoi – Friday at 2000 in Collingwood (Sheraton)
OC’s: the black sheep of yaoi. This panel provides pointers on how to make them work in your fiction.

Writing Good Concepts/Worlds – Saturday at 1200 in Windsor (DoubleTree)
Come and learn how to start your own deep, interesting story by creating the world it will be set in.

BDSM in Yaoi (18+) – Saturday at 2100 in Collingwood (Sheraton)
Exploration of bondage/discipline, dominance/submission, and sadism/masochism themes in yaoi.

Friday 5PM – Getting Into Yaoi
Friday 8PM – Torchwood
Friday 9PM – Lightbulbs & Corn: Strange Fetishes in Yaoi
Friday 10PM – Fangirl Logic

Saturday 11AM – Yaoi Novellas – NaNoWriMo and Big Bangs
Saturday 2PM – Beyond Yaoi
Saturday 7PM – Rise of the Kink

All panels are in the Collingwood room of the Sheraton hotel (formerly the Renaissance). Feel free to stop by and say hi. I’ll be the chick with purple and black hair, and a Staff badge that says ‘Gryvon’. (To make things all easy…)