Here are our notes from con panels free to download.
More will be available the day (give or take) of the panel. These pdf files are compilations of writing workshops Alley (Pat Hauldren) teaches both online and live–at the Tarrant County Community College, at SavvyAuthors.com, RWA, and others.
Our panelists at All-Con were Brian Carman, Pat Hauldren (Alley), & Laura Maisano.
WRITING STEAMY STEAMPUNK — GOTHS, GADGETS & GRUNGE
GENRE WRITING — TROPES, TROLLOPS & TRUTHS
For more on speculative fiction tropes, see tvtropes.com
CREATIVE SCIENCE FICTION
(gives more info on SF and its history, trends and tropes)
URBAN FANTASY: MORE BANG FOR YOUR FANG