Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Sisters in Crime Desert Sleuths Chapter Presents: The 2012Write Now! Conference

Dana Kaye

“Criminal Minds: Investigating Today’s Writing Scene”

  August 11, 2012  8am to 5pm

Where:  Millennium Resort & Villas, 7401 North Scottsdale Road Scottsdale, AZ 85258.

Why:  To sharpen your skills — creatively, mentally, and business-wise. Come early, leave smarter.

How Much: DESERT SLEUTHS MEMBERS: $80.00 – May through July 11, 2012, $85.00 – July 11-August 11, 2012  NON-MEMBERS: – (includes Desert Sleuths Membership through 2012) $90.00 – May through July 11, 2012 $95.00 – July 11-August 11, 2012


Dana Kaye – Publicity Guru

Powerhouse publicist, Dana Kaye, owner of Kaye Publicity, received her B.A. in Fiction Writing from Columbia College Chicago. After college, she worked as a freelance writer and book critic. Her work has appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, Time Out Chicago, Crimespree Magazine, Windy City Times, and on This experience has been crucial to her publicity career: she has the contacts and necessary industry insight to form pertinent, widespread media campaigns. For more  information about Dana, go to her website at

Other speakers are mystery writer and psychologist to the stars, Dennis Palumbo; award-winning thriller author  Sean Chercover;  Denise Dietz, Senior Editor for Five Star Publishing, who will be taking a limited number of appointments.  Plus an FBI profiler is being added to the speaker lineup.  Future speaker announcements may soon be coming.

 For more details go to  or  Register Here.  I’ve attended nearly all of the Desert Sleuth conferences and they are fun, educational, and small enough you feel totally at ease. Give them a whirl. You won’t be disappointed.

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