Stephen Euin Cobb
was a Guest Author at
Darth Maul won the costume contest.
A cool costume with even cooler makeup.
The audience cheered wildly.
That rambunctious crew
from the web radio show “Requiem of the Outcast”
taped a portion of their show in front of a live audience at ConCarolinas.
Here they are dancing to the musical stylings of their guest “The Great Luke Ski.”
(Left to right)
Ron & Janine
The Great Luke Ski
Stephen Euin Cobb had a chance to talk with Greg Keyes:
a bestselling author and
ConCarolinas’ Writer Guest of Honor.
A lovely elf smiling in the audience.
Stephen also spent some time with David Weber:
another bestselling author
and one of ConCarolinas’ former Writer Guests of Honor.
Becoming Darth Maul
Can this sith apprentice sense his coming victory?
Derrick and Eileen:
Fans and costumers.
ConCarolinas’ Master of Ceremonies:
Brian enjoys getting into the spirit of the con
by MC’ing in one of his many cool costumes.
Stephen with his favorite Klingon:
Commander Keela sutai-Septaric
CO, Dark Star Quadrant
Dark Moon Fleet
Klingon Assault Group
Stephen Euin Cobb being awarded
a gift for kindnesses rendered to Klingons in general
and to those of the Dark Moon Fleet in particular.
(The gift is a cat, hand-painted on a smooth black rock)
(The painter and presenter is Commander Keela sutai-Septaric
“May Honor guide your words and deeds!
May Glory follow close behind!”
Angel and Derrick Poe:
costumers manifesting the past and the future
(Angel’s bikini armor,
necklace and headpiece
are all handmade chain-mail)
Stephen Euin Cobb and David Weber sharing a panel
Two of the many unsung heroes of the Con
Cynthia Moreno and her beloved Larry
Rulers of the ConSuite
It was by their labors that we did feast.
Stephen laughing in the face of danger
A little Romulan with her mommy.
Two Vaders guard this Jedi.
The little Vader is the girl formerly dressed as the Little Romulan.
Here she is flanked by
Janine (Big Vader) and Ron (Jedi)
(Janine wanted the picture re-shot, insisting that she blinked.)
Stephen Euin Cobb signing books alongside
Julianne Goodman (Author of historical fantasies)
and David “Davey” Beauchamp (author of the Agency 32 series)
Eileen in a different costume
Phyllis George meets her first Stormtrooper
Like Peggy (Stephen’s loyal assistant/photographer),
Phyllis is one of Stephen’s three little sisters.
Phyllis George (far right)
and her husband Bill (far left)
pose with Stephen Euin Cobb (in the back)
And Tera Fulbright (in costume as a Drow.)
(Stephen thought Tera was Storm from the X-Men. The silly goose.)
Phyllis and her husband Bill came to ConCarolinas to catch Stephen in action.
Elf with a camera
Stephen and Tera Fulbright
(Tera is an active fan, costumer and renowned con organizer)
Members of the panel: “How to Podcast”
(audio files distributed
through the internet)
Rich Sigfrit (Host of “Requiem of the Outcast”)
Tee Morris (Fantasy Author) (standing)
Mur Lafferty (Game writer & designer, blogger and pod caster)
Janine in LOTR garb with Stephen
“Technology’s Role in SF&F”
(left to right)
James C. Bassett (Sculptor and Hard SF author of “Living Real”)
Mike Pederson (publisher/editor/ designer of Nth Degree Magazine)
Stephen Euin Cobb (Hard SF author of “Bones Burnt Black” and “Plague at Redhook”)
David Weber (Bestselling author of far too many SF&F books to mention)
Two pirates and one Van Helsing
Bill Mann and Glen Beattie
(Wait a minute, is a one-eyed Bill Mann wild?)
The Great (and greatly animated) Luke Ski
singing one of his famous SF parodies.
Weird Al Yankovic better watch his back.
The “Nature of Evil” panel
Stephen Euin Cobb
Glenda C. Finkelstein
Ron with a highborn noblewoman:
both in LOTR garb
Janine with the little Romulan
“Real Life Research for SF&F”
(left to right)
Tony Ruggiero (author of SF, Fantasy and Horror)
Greg Keyes (Bestselling SF&F author and ConCarolinas Writer Guest of Honor)
Julianne Goodman (Author of historical fantasy)
Stephen Euin Cobb (author, inventor, artist, game designer, philanthropist)
Glenda C. Finkelstein (SF and Inspirational author)
Stephen with a decidedly prosperous pirate
Elf and Jedi
Stephen sneaking up behind one of the sand people.
(Our hero is always asking for trouble.)
Pretending a jealous rage over identical costumes.
A bit of comedic drama for the costume contest.
All these photos were taken by
Stephen’s loyal assistant
(Except of course this one, which Stephen took.)
Stephen’s new show
“The Future And You”
Ideas and opinion about the future based on verifiable facts of today.
Authors, Scientists, and other Pioneers of the Future