Authors for authors

Lourdes Venard, author of Publishing for Beginners and her husband David Venard, who contributed a chapter to the book on the business side of being an author, shared their experiences, tools, tips, and resources with the participants at the March 18 meeting of Sisters in Crime (NYC Chapter)  . The evening began with Lourdes Venard … Continue reading

Do you stop for sex?

The panelists at the February 18th Sisters in Crime meeting explored the intersection of romance and mystery in their writing.   Deftly moderated by, Triss Stein, the panelists included: Laura Curtis  who writes crime fiction, contemporary romance and romantic suspense (that sweet spot where they co-mingle): Ursula Renee,  the president of the New York Chapter of … Continue reading

February 3, 2015- What a dilemma!

There are several very appealing author events to attend.    Check these out: In Manhattan: The Mysterious Bookshop (58 Warren St, NYC), Tuesday, Feb.3, 6:30 pm, is hosting a book release event for BEFORE HE FINDS HER, Michael Kardos. Check out the author’s website for a video description of the book. Intriguing and a little creepy.  … Continue reading

Start the new year with a host of Mystery Writers

Check out the upcoming event at The Mysterious Bookshop  (58 Warren St, NYC): Friday, January 16; 6:00-8:00 pm. The event is  called: Meet the MWA (Mystery Writers of America).  See the list of authors expected on the link above.  AMAZING cadre of authors—well established (some of my favorites) and some newer entries to the mystery … Continue reading