• Oct 10 Mtg: TBA
    Our next meeting is Sat, October 10, 2pm Speaker and Topic TBA–but put it on your calendar (we’ll have an announcement soon!)Share your FavoritesReaders:  1-2 minutes on a favorite book you’d like to recommendShare your favorite first lines from books Writers:1-2 minutes on your recent releaseShare the first line from your current work in progress […]
  • Sept Mtg (Online): Sara Sligar on Art, Feminism, and her book Take Me Apart
    We hope you will join us for an online meeting Saturday, Sept 12, 2pm Two great short presentations: Show and Tell:  Local Authors and Favorite Books  (sign up now)We have a couple of slots open for 2 minute presentations on your recently published book in our genres or a “reader’s report” recommending a book or […]
  • Aug Mtg (Online): Ian Ragsdale on Restorative Justice and How to Tell Someone is Lying
    Saturday, Aug 8, 2pm Two great short presentations: Local Authors and Favorite BooksHave you had a mystery/suspense/thriller/true crime book published in the last few months but not presented it to us?  Contact kim@keeline.com to sign up for a 2 minute presentation followed by questions and answers. Have a favorite book in our genres (mystery/suspense/thriller/true crime) that […]
  • July Meeting (Online only): James Keeline on Nancy Drew History and the Formula for Writing
    Two great short presentations: Local AuthorsSeveral local authors will briefly speak about their books and be open to a short q & a session.  Talk with Matt Coyle, Valerie Hansen, Cornelia Feye, and Corey Lynn Fayman–all local authors with books set in California.Write Like Carolyn Keene: The History of Nancy Drew and The Formula For […]
  • June 13, 2020 Mtg: Let’s Plan a Murder
    Anthology Authors for Crossing Borders We will celebrate our recently printed anthology with a few brief segments from some of the authors and time for questions about their stories and their experience. Kathy Krevat on “Let’s Plan a Murder (Mystery)” Join bestselling author Kathy Krevat as she presents how she plots her murder mysteries. Attendees […]