Melissa McArthur

Small Business Saturday

Come join the cast of Falstaff Books and many more amazing writers and artists on Small Business Saturday! Did you know that authors are small business owners? They are! Support your local writers and visit us at Theatre Charlotte on Saturday from 1...

Two More Days!

*looks at calendar* *realizes AtomaCon is in two days* *panics* I guess I should pack, huh? In just a few short days, we will be traveling to the beautiful city of Charleston, SC, for our annual adventure at AtomaCon. I have two brand new Falstaff ...

Swagger Bagger

The Renaissance Festival was great! It was super fun to hang out with my writer buds and make some new friends as well. This evening I am about to go talk to a graduate class about careers that you can pursue with a master's degree in English. M...

Cold Weather!

The Renaissance Festvial is tomorrow! It looks like it will be clear and cold. (For the South, anyway.) At least there’s no sign of rain! I got a text from Bestie Leann earlier today talking about wearing her super awesome Dobby ear hat because it...

Guardians of Eternity

I’m not doing NaNoWriMo this year because, frankly, I’m kind of busy. I’m teaching a full load of college classes, editing (both for my own company, Clicking Keys, and for Falstaff Books), and tutoring... All that on top of writing. But I am writing....

Charlotte Authors and Artists Fair

Ditch the leftover turkey and come out to support some local authors on Small Business Saturday! The event is hosted by John Hartness of Falstaff Books, with location provided by Theatre Charlotte. Shop small, shop local. We are sure to have some...

AtomaCon

November 17-19, 2017, I will be hanging around with a slew of other amazing people as a guest at AtomaCon in Charleston, SC! The full schedule can be found here, but I will type out my own personal schedule nice and pretty for y'all. Come see ...

Time Traveling and Selling Books!

2017 is my first year participating in the annual Time Travelers’ Weekend event at the Carolina Renaissance Festival, sponsored by the awesome Park Road Books in Charlotte, NC! I’ll have copies of Shadown in Salem from FunDead Publications and Triu...