March 3-4, 2012. Whidbey Island Writers' Conference, Washington State. I'll be teaching my popular "From Blog to Book Deal" and other workshops. Please sign up! This is a beautiful, inspirational conference--and the place where I found my book agent. It could happen to you.
*September 21. Wednesday, . p.mAll Access Pass: A Freelancer's Survival Guide. I'll join a panel on "Branding: The Key to Standing Out From the Crowd at this SPJ event in Seattle.
*September 30, 7:30 p.m., Thursday. Reading/Slide Show, Eagle Harbor Books, Bainbridge Island, WA.
*October 8, 5:15 p.m., Friday. Autograph party, PNBA Trade Show, Portland Oregon.
*October 10, , Sunday, Wordstock Festival. 12 p.m. reading. From 3-4:15 p.m, I'll share my secrets in "From Blog to Book Deal."
*November 4, 1 p.m., Thursday, Rotary Club of Redmond (Washington). I'll do a slideshow and Q&A on the Knox case.
*Nov. 11, Wednesday, 7 p.m. Writergrrls, Seattle. Panel on kicking off a freelance writing career.
*December 7. Tuesday. Bellevue Public Library. Slideshow and Q&A.
*January 16, Murder In Italy reading/Slideshow, 7 p.m. Thursday. Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA.
* April 1-3. Whidbey Island Writers Conference. Candace Dempsey teaches t"From Blog to Book Deal" and "How to Write True Crime."