August 10 ~ Want to know more about mystery writing? Join me at Murder on the Beach Bookstore in Delray Beach where I’ll present “Mystery Writing: It starts with a crime” from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. This workshop is one of twelve classes in this summer’s Author Academy hosted by the bookstore.
October 17 – 21 ~ The Florida Writers Association Annual Conference in Orlando/Alamonte Springs. I’m proud to announce I’ve been named the Person of Renown for the 2019 FWA Collection #11: Writers @ Work! More details regarding signings, panels and workshops to follow.
October 31 – November 3 ~ Bouchercon 2019 – The world’s premier crime fiction event visits Dallas this year for “Denim, Diamonds, and Death!”
Links to Previous 2019 Events
June 28 – 30 ~ Mystery Fest Key West – Presented Underwater Investigations and included in a faculty lineup with Jeffery Deaver, Heather Graham, Carla Norton and plenty of other intriguing mystery writers. Check out my author interview!
March 9 ~ Keynote speaker at the American Association of University Women’s annual fund-raising gala and book signing, Lighthouse Point Yacht Club.
January 19 – 28 ~ Writers In Paradise, The Eckerd College Writer’s Conference in St. Petersburg, Florida
January 13 ~ Facebook Live discussion of the Mer Cavallo Mysteries with the Girls that Scuba Book Club
Links to 2018 Events
November 17, 2018 Presenting “Into the Depths: Mysteries with a Splash” Florida Chapter of Mystery Writers of America luncheon Boca Raton, FL
November 9, 2018 November 9 ~ Royal Palm Literary Award Showcase ~ Winner interview and link to a preview of Beached.
October 20, 2018 Royal Palm Literary Award Banquet at the Florida Writers Association annual conference. My novel, Beached, won the Royal Palm Literary Award for both Best Mystery and Published Book of the Year!
June 24, 2018 Author Interview and Mer Cavallo Mysteries review on Auntie M Writes
April 27-30, 2018 Malice Domestic! New Kids on the Block panelist (moderated by the amazing Margaret Maron)
The Agatha Award for Best First Novel Nominee Blog Hop! Join the debut novelist nominees as we visit the following blogs! April 19 ~Mysteristas leaves us on a deserted island; April 13 ~ Wicked Cozy Authors asks us about superstitions; April 3 ~ Sleuthsayers puts us on the spot about what makes each of us special; March 31 ~ Jungle Red Writers invites us to talk about our first byline; March 27 ~ Femme Fatales Hey! Nobody’s Perfect…; March 19 ~ Stiletto Gang Interview with Agatha Nominees; March 12 ~ Miss Demeanors What a Bunch of Characters!; March 2 ~ Chicks on the Case Central Casting – who do you see portraying Mer?; February 20 ~ Writers Who Kill start with writing and ends at the Olympics.
March 23, 2018 Social Night and book signing at Pura Vida Divers!
February 24, 2018 Book signing at Jupiter Dive Center.
February 4, 2018 Best-selling author Bruce Robert Coffin interviews me on Murder Books. I dish about nuns, cops, drinks, and murder. What could possibly go wrong?
January 22-28, 2018 ITW Members offer their sage advice to the next generation of thriller writers. Join the week-long discussion here.
January 24, 2018 Author interview at Ally Shields’ Coffee Chat.
January 15, 2018 Beached is spotlighted on One Writer’s Journey.
January 13, 2018 A Day in the Keys with Dr. Mer Cavallo on Dru’s Book Musings.
January 12, 2018 Author interview at Scandals. Strong Women. Second Chances.
January 10, 2018 Launch day for Beached!
January 9, 2018 Learn what I hoped to accomplish in the opening chapter of Beached at The First Two Pages.
January 8, 2018 I discuss short story writing on Cozy in Miami.
January 5, 2018 I share why authors must know how to plot a crime before they can write about one at The Writing Train .
January 1, 2018 Review and interview in The Big Thrill magazine!