Monday, October 13, 2008
Whodunit and How
Mysteries abound in everyday life! There are missing socks that will never be found. Abominable snowmen and Sasquatches waiting to be discovered. A Chuppacabra, a Nessie.
And what ever happened to Amelia Earhart? Why was there only one bathroom in the Brady Bunch house? I mean, there were 8 people--with Alice--9 and only one bathroom? C'mon.
I'm not sure, but I think there's someone coming into my house and just randomly creating messes all over the place--leaving things on the counter, pulling the covers off the beds so they look unmade, dropping crumbs all over the floor, leaving wrappers and half-full glasses everywhere. It's insidious. Someday, I'm gonna nab this person. At first I thought it might possible be my husband and children making these messes, but they emphatically deny it. So I can only jump to the plausible conclusion that an intruder is responsible.
Well anyway--my point is I hope you'll come and see me speak and SIGN my very first cozy mystery novel: Misfortune Cookies on Wednesday, November 5th at Pappadeaux. We're going to solve a mystery together. Are you a natural born sleuth? Do you have what it takes? Find out next month.
AND YES, THERE ARE FUN DOORPRIZES--TWO THIS TIME--AND IF YOU BRING A GUEST YOUR NAME GOES INTO THE HAT FOR A PRIZE AS WELL!
Contest Deadline Extended!
Our Category Five Contest deadline has been extended to August 31st, 2011. If you missed the previous (July 31st) deadline, here's your chance to send your entry(s)!
Category Five Contest Entry Form
Registration Form Name:_____________________________________________________________ Address:_________________________________City_______State____ZIP_____ Email address:_______________________________________________________ Member of WOTS: Yes….. No….. Category Entered: 1. Historical/Contemporary Romance ______ 2. Women’s Fiction ______ 3. General Fiction ______ 4. Suspense/Mystery ______ 5. Young Adult/Children ______ Amount Enclosed: __________ Check:___ Money Order:______ Make Checks out to: Writers On The Storm Checklist: Correct Manuscript Form ___ SASE Envelope ____ Registration Form ____ Check or money order ____ Mail entries to: Linda Kozar 7 South Chandler Creek The Woodlands, Texas 77381 Contact: If you have questions. Linda Kozar: firstname.lastname@example.org Martha Rogers: email@example.com Janice Thompson: firstname.lastname@example.org
SATURDAY, May 7th from 9:30-11:00 followed by a booksigning 11-12:30
The Multiple-Author Booksigning will feature Patrick Scott, Martha Rogers and Linda Kozar!
Patrick Scott currently serves as the Founder / Design Architect for Creative Solutions, LLP.com. Patrick Scott is the creator and author of the Archangels: The Saga™ comic book series. First published in 1995 - 2010; the series has sold over 1.2 Million copies.
Patrick Scott pioneered the Christian comic book market in 1995 and is a 12 time published author, a trading card game creator (Timestream: The Remnant™) and has developed and published 15 inspirational posters. Under his leadership, Cahaba Productions, Inc. received the International Christian Retail Show’s highest honor by receiving an “IMPACT AWARD” in 2003.
Patrick Scott has over 17 years of graphic design, venture capital fundraising and business experience within mainstream and the International Christian Retail Marketplace. Over those years Patrick Scott has developed a professional working relationship with Lovell-Fairchild, Dynamic Marketing, Focus on the Family, Propeller Consulting, Thomas Nelson Publishers, Dickson’s Inc., Cactus Game Design, Universal Designs, Lifeway Christian Stores and many more.
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