Bouchercon 2017 in Toronto

Huge thanks to this year’s Bouchercon co-chairs Helen Nelson and Janet Costello. The Toronto convention was a fantastic celebration of the mystery genre I’ve loved my whole life. I saw old friends, met with my publishers, got to meet some of my favorite authors, learned about new authors I’m eager to …

Bouchercon 2016 in New Orleans

Bouchercon was a whirlwind this year, and not only because I fell into a Twilight Zone episode for a day (I broke my glasses!). …

Bouchercon 2015

Bouchercon is the World Mystery Convention for mystery writers and readers to get together each year. “Murder Under the Oaks” took place …

Pens Fatales in 2011

The New Blog

I’ve had a few blogs over the years: The PensFatales was a group blog, active from 2009-2012. We were all starting out in our …