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October LIVE Event Announcement

Creative Writing & Fanfiction: Warhammer 40,000 - LIVE!

STREAM STARTS AT 7:00PM GMT / 3:00PM EST

Event Schedule

  • The Importance of Fan Fiction – Presented by Colyn DeGraaff
    • 7:00PM – 7:30PM GMT
  • Opening Scenes – Presented by Benjamin Joseph
    • 7:30PM – 8:00PM GMT
  • Character-Driven Short Stories – Presented by Chris Buxey
    • 8:00PM – 8:30PM GMT
  • Writing in Established Settings – Presented by Nicholas Wolf
    • 8:30PM – 9:00PM GMT
  • Insights from Black Library
    • 9:00PM – 9:30PM GMT
  • ‘Di Yu’ written by Joyce Chng – Live Reading
    • 9:30PM – 10:00PM GMT

Meet the Speakers

Colyn DeGraaff

Colyn DeGraaff is the founder and creative director of Cold Open Stories. Based in Canada, he writes and produces the immersive audio drama found on the site while supervising the short fiction anthology and fast fiction contests.

Benjamin Joseph

Benjamin Joseph is a 40k fan, and writer, based in Dubai and trying to find the Grimdark in eternal sunshine.

Chris Buxey

Chris Buxey is a writer, laser safety officer and occasional Tony Stark impersonator. Chris has been travelling the Warhammer 40K universe for nearly thirty years and has so far managed to keep his heresies hidden from the Inquisition.

Nicholas Wolf

Nicholas Wolf is an author, voice actor, and freelance artist based in the United States. You can find many of his works on his Twitter account, where he's currently creating many spooky drawings as part of #inktober.

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