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  • Abra

    Assistant Organizer, Gatekeeper / Podcast Guru
    • "I spent several years living abroad in India and Africa before marrying a mad scientist and settling down to live and write in Minneapolis." 

  • Andre G.

    Assistant Organizer, Alien Life Liaison
    • "I live in Plymouth MN. Publication credits and samples of my writing appear on my website and in the Files section. I work from home so that I can be convenient..." 

  • Eli E.

    Assistant Organizer, Anthology Project / Minion-For-Hire
    • "Minneapolis-based playwright, prosaist, and copy editor/proofreader. My spec tends to focus on the extraordinary in the mundane and the mundane in the extraordinary...." 

  • Conrad Z.

    Assistant Organizer, Audio Tech / Demonologist
    • "Dark fiction writer. Rock star. Computer exorcist." 

  • Voo

    Assistant Organizer, Beautifying Mesh/Readings Bookie
    • "I have a degree in Electrical Engineering, but I like to tell people that I fix broken mechanical pencils for a living. That way, people know what I'm like." 

  • Janice W.

    Assistant Organizer, St. Paul (ESP) Meetups Coordinator
    • "As a kid, I read every SF novel in the library. I grew up reading all the greats and I still revere Isaac Asimov--I even own his two-volume autobiography. My first..." 

  • Eli

    Assistant Organizer, Time Lord, Assistant Organizer
  • Margaret T.

    Assistant Organizer
    • "Hello, my name is Margaret, and I'm a postdoc at the U of M St. Paul campus. In my spare time I like writing spec fic, blogging, and baking. If it's geeky,..." 

  • Rosalind

    Assistant Organizer
    • "Looking for gentle peer pressure to write and finish fiction." 

  • Dan G.

    Assistant Organizer, Advisory Council
    • "Mostly grew up in a rural part of New York State, between two places of a couple hundred people each. Probably oldest in this group; born 1943. Have lived in..." 

  • Jason D. W.

    Assistant Organizer, Movie Czar
    • "My first (and so far biggest) major sale was to SCIFI.COM with "On Bookstores, Burners, and Origami." Since then, I have been accepted for publication..." 

  • Tim R.

    Assistant Organizer, MSP Critique Workshop
    • "My name is Tim Rocheford. I’ve been writing since I was a kid, but only decided to take it seriously a couple years ago after placing second in a writing contest...." 

  • Ann R.

    Assistant Organizer, Geek Partnership Society Liaison
    • "Lurker with enabling/promotional bent." 

  • Bret

    Assistant Organizer, Asst. Movie Czar
    • "Hilary's gentle nag and first reader." 

  • Ricky E F.

    Assistant Organizer, Retrofits and Minicon Liaison
    • "Working on two novels currently. One is a standard fantasy novel and the other is YA Urban Fantasy." 

  • Sarah O.

    Assistant Organizer, MinnSpec Shorts-West Workshop Organizer
    • "I write dark speculative fiction, focusing on short stories and flash fiction. I'm also a submissions editor (a fancy title for 'slush reader') at..." 

  • Michael M.

    Co-Organizer, Anthology Editor
    • "Award winning Specfic author and editor from Hopkins, MN. Three novels, two collections, four novellas and 80+ short stories published. Editor of the Minnspec anthol..." 

  • Carol C.

    Assistant Organizer
    • "I've always written one way or another, when I was a teen it was mostly angst poetry. My writing runs the gamut of lenth and type. My first love has always..." 

  • Hilary Moon M.

    Organizer, Official Group Dis-Organizer
    • "I am Hilary Moon Murphy. I write and sell fantasy short stories in the Minneapolis area. Talk to me by clicking the contact organizer button or writing on..." 

  • Chris St G.

    Event Organizer
    • "Retired corporate attorney. Fiction: writing a fantasy, a series of murder/ crime/corruption mysteries based on real cases, a novel about "the SHIFT",..." 

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