Wednesday, December 2, 2015

NaNoWriMo Again!

Where did November go?

Oh wait.  I was writing, participating in National Novel Writing Month.

And I finished, yay!  (Although, the book's not done.)  Here's my certificate:

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Today as Sue Star

How do you bring characters out of the shadows?

Tuesday, September 29, 2015


This is one of my favorite settings for getting tons of writing done!  The beautiful Oregon coast:

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Mystery Roundup

I am thrilled to participate in Mystery Roundup in Albuquerque this weekend!  Here's what's happening:  


Panels and round tables about:

  • Thrillers
  • Amateur Sleuths and Gentle Mysteries
  • Contemporary to Historical (including me)
  • Suspense

Crime in the Southwest

Book Sales

Ghost Tour

Should be lots of fun!

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Catching up!

What I've been up to this year (since it's half over):

January--wrote like crazy

February--sold a short story about my Turkish cop character (coming out in November)

March--sold a ghost story that scares my socks off (coming out next year in time for Halloween)

April--turned in Prelude to Proxima, the next book in my Centauri series (coming out later this summer)

May--visited Romania 

and England 

June--visited New Orleans

and turned in Murder for a Cash Crop, the next book in my Nell Letterly mystery series (coming out in November)

July--fun times over at Mysteristas, where I blog as Sue Star:

It’s a Summer Reading Bonanza at #Mysteristas! Join in the fun and win. Weekly prizes!

Wednesday, March 25, 2015