I'm new to the list. I wanted to start by letting folks know about a mystery
writing workshop being offered online. It's "Writing Mysteries and Thrillers: An
Online Caper Committed by Carla Coupe, on the web, with a laptop.'"
ERLE STANLEY GARDNER MYSTERY WRITING CONTEST AND MYSTERY WEEKEND - November 6 and 7, 2004 in Old Town Temecula. Writing Contest open to youth and adults with cash prizes. Mystery solving contest and Perry Mason Episodes acted out on the streets. Mystery writing and publishing workshops all are free. visit www.temeculacalifornia.com for rules, etc.
I love writing Mysteries! I live in michagain. Can anybody give me info about a writing contest or anything? I would love the advice! My e-mail adress is firstname.lastname@example.org. Tnanks!
Here's info about a mystery conference AND mystery writing contest:
Murder in the Grove's "Death on Demand" Conference with Guest of Honor Pulitzer Prize-nominee Carolyn Hart will be held June 10-11, 2005, at the Boise Center on the Grove in Boise, Idaho. Author panels and workshops on the craft of writing will be held, plus one-on-one and group appointments with agents and editors.
The early registration cost of $100 (April 30, 2005, cutoff) includes all workshops and panels, a book fair, dessert party, luncheon, and Saturday night reception and entertainment. Agent and editor appointments, including manuscript reviews, are additional. Special rates for conference participants will be available at the Grove Hotel.
Visit www.murderinthegrove.com for more info.
Also, a writing contest for unpublished mystery writers is connected with the conference, but you do NOT need to attend to win. See the above web site and click on "Contest" for more info.