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If you’re looking for information on mystery and crime writing events, or other items that might be of interest to writers of the genres, here are leads we know about —


You are invited!

Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths presents our annual WriteNow! 2020 Conference. This year we are virtual and FREE and everyone is welcome to attend. Please share with your chapters and writer communities!

The WriteNow! 2020 Conference
September 11-12, 2020


Named the Best Writers Conference in Arizona by The Writer Magazine!

Featuring best-selling, award-winning and critically acclaimed authors
Michael Connelly, Matt Coyle, and Naomi Hirahara;
plus top-tier developmental editor Jessica Page Morrell and Literary Agent Kirby Kim (Janklow & Nesbit Associates).


PitchNow! with Literary Agent Chip MacGregor (MacGregor and Luedeke) and Senior Acquisitions Editor Terri Bischoff (Crooked Lane Books)

EditNow! with Freelance Developmental Editor Jessica Morrell

 MarketNow! with Hailey Dezort (Kaye Publicity)

Bonus content sessions are incredible supplemental opportunities to the WriteNow! 2020 Conference and available for a nominal fee on a first come, first served basis. Registration for these events is separate. Click here for those details.