Article from the Salmon Arm Observer:
“Steampunk was a world I thought I invented,” says Lilburn, who favours writing about the implications of alternate dimensions. “When I was going through my dimensions, I thought there needs to be a world where there is no electricity, everything is powered by steam.”
“I think the reason I am so involved in this is because I didn’t find it fast enough; I was told not to (discover) and there wasn’t room to experiment.”
Her workshop will be “What the punk?” an exploration of steampunk history, its origin and how to apply it to every genre of writing.