C-A-K-E

My husband is an awesome baker, kind of pro-am. But I was feeling pretty "meh" about a birthday cake for my upcoming day o' birth. I could get behind the candles and the wishing and a piece of cake, but then you just have this...

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This is how crime writers do it

Sure, I could write a whole post about the bad-ass California Crime Writers Conference I attended this weekend (and also helped organize). I could post photos of friends in mildly disreputable poses - including one of me looking ridiculous. (Sometimes when a camera comes out,...

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Where do your ideas come from?

I finally know how to answer that question. I spent the weekend at the California Crime Writers Conference, an event I’ve helped organize for the past several years. Today’s keynote speaker was SJ Rozan, a woman who is not only an incredible writer but a genuinely...

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