There are quite a number of great writing and writers events happening in Virginia, D.C. and Maryland this month!
What: Creatures, Crimes, and Creativity Conference
When: October 10-12
Where: Hunt Valley Inn, Baltimore, MD
Who: Readers and writers of mystery, suspense, thriller, horror, sci-fi, fantasy and paranormal.
Why: The 2nd year of this conference promises the same great opportunity for local writers and readers to mix, mingle, hear great speakers, and attending interesting and informative workshops.
More Info: creaturescrimesandcreativity.com
What: Chesapeake Crimes “Homicidal Holidays” Book Launch
When: October 11, 12:00 – 2:00 pm
Where: One More Page Bookstore, Arlington, VA
Who: Fans, Family, and Friends of local mystery writers.
Why: Celebrate the release of the latest SinC Chesapeake Chapter anthology that includes features stories by fantastic local authors including award winners and nominees with light food and refreshments.
More Info: www.chessiechapter.org/
What: 12th Annual James River Writers Conference
When: October 17-19
Where: Richmond, VA
Who: Writers, Agents, and Editors
Why: Pre-conference Master Classes, Four conference tracks, Library of Virginias’s Literary Awards Luncheon, and Pitchapalooza
If you know of any more, please tell us about them in the comments!