Kat Klaybourne and Michael Stackpole are leading a Fiction for a Cure event to raise funds for cancer research and Relay For Life of Second Life.
Over 30 authors are participating in Fiction for a Cure, which runs July 11-18 on the American Caner Society island in Second Life.
Over 40 auction items– signed books, games, graphic novels and collectibles – are available. Also Tuckerizations.
Authors supporting the event include Dana Stabenow, Diana Gabaldon, Tracy & Laura Hickman, R. A. Salvatore, Michael A. Stackpole, Claudia Christian, Kevin J. Anderson, Alan Dean Foster, Brian Pulido, John Kovalic, Patrick Rothfuss, Stephen R. Donaldson, Robert E. Vardeman and more.
A schedule of events can be found here. The remaining events are:
July 14th, 6pm SLT, 21 Days to a Novel writing class by Michael A. Stackpole. Suggested donation: L$2,000 (approximately 2 hours)
July 15th, 3pm SLT, Introduction to Intellectual Property Presentation by Kat Alderson and Michael A. Stackpole. Suggested donation: L$1,000 (approximately 1 hour, Q&A to follow. Note: There will be no discussion of, nor questions entertained about, the LL ToS.)
July 16th: 6pm SLT, Jed & The Titanium Turtle. Reading of an original short story by Michael A. Stackpole. Suggest donation: L$500. (Q&A after, approximately 90 minutes)
July 17th, 2pm SLT: Pride and Prejudice Chapters 5 & 6 (Jane Austen) . Reading by Kat Alderson. Suggested donation L$500 (approximately 60 minutes)
July 17th, 6pm SLT – Silent Auction ends.
July 18th 6pm SLT, Live Auction hosted by Michael A. Stackpole. Suggested donation: L$500. (approximately 2 hours, excluding intermission for announcements.)
July 18th 7pm SLT, Raffle Drawing and Announcements, hosted by Kat Alderson