I welcome and work with clients from all over, but I always love meeting face to face when we can. Come and see me talk about editing, writing, and wording in general at the following events, and please make sure to introduce yourself!

March 27 to 31: Left Coast Crime
Vancouver, BC

I will be on the following panels:

Friday March 28 at 10:15 AM: Editors Panel 
Friday March 28 at 4 PM: Gender Roles in Crime Fiction Panel 

I will also be at a special Mystery Writers of America event at the hotel bar after opening ceremonies on Thursday, March 27–if you’re a member, stop by and I’ll buy you a drink!


April 24 and 25: MWA Edgar Awards Symposium and Dinner 
New York, NY


August 22 to 25: Book Passage Mystery Conference
Corte Madera, CA


September 26 to 28: Central Coast Writers Conference
Morro Bay, CA 

I am honored to be on the faculty at this wonderful, intimate writers conference at Cuesta College near gorgeous Morro Bay, CA. I will be giving two workshops and participating in two panels as well as giving private critique sessions to students. More details to come.


October 31 to November 3: Bouchercon
Dallas, TX

I’m really looking forward to celebrating the 50th year of this, my favorite mystery writing conference, in Dallas… with diamonds… and denim… and Halloween, too!