Upcoming Meetings

Sisters in Crime Heart of Texas Chapter meets monthly to support the work of women crime fiction writers. Readers and writers, male and female–all are welcome.

What’s in Your Toolbox?


Laura Bush Community Library
9411 Bee Cave Road
Austin, Texas 78733

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.


November 10, 2019

– Karen Macinerney –
So You Want to Write a Series?

Karen MacInernayAward-winning author Karen MacInerney will be our guest and talk about what it takes to write a series. She is the author of The Gray Whale Inn Mystery Series, Dewberry Farm Mysteries, Margie Peterson Mysteries, and Tales of an Urban Werewolf Series. Also, hot of the press her novella Slay Bells Ring is available as part of Six Merry Little Murders Christmas Cozy Novellas.

Please join us, and feel to bring your questions and notepads to the meeting!

DECEMBER 8, 2019

Sisters in Crime, Heart of Texas Chapter
Have a Very Bloody Christmas Party—featuring excerpts from your stories and culinary samples of what your characters eat!

Sisters in Crime is an international organization of women and men whose mission is to promote the professional development and advancement of women crime writers to achieve equality in the industry. Speakers include published mystery authors and technical experts who help writers craft better mysteries and readers enjoy what they read. Meetings are free and open to all. 

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