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The Halls of Mystery

Austin Mystery Writers

by Gale Albright

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The April 13 Sisters in Crime Heart of Texas program will feature “The Halls of Mystery” with authors Joan Upton Hall and Russ Hall. They will present mini-workshops on everything you ever wanted to know about writing. Bring your questions! Be ready to listen, take notes, and interact. It should be a lively meeting.

JUH bookcover

Joan and Russ, who have a number of books under their belts, have always been more than happy to help fledgling writers learn the craft of writing. They will share their personal experiences on getting published and keeping the right mental attitude. Both have received Sage Awards from the Barbara Burnett Smith Mentoring Authors Foundation. The award is given to an author who demonstrates an outstanding spirit of service in mentoring, sharing and leading others in the mystery writing community.rx book doctor

A former English teacher, Joan Upton Hall is an author, editor, writing instructor…

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Podcast: Gale Albright Discusses Barbara Burnett Smith Aspiring Writers Project

Her’s my radio interview with Hopeton Hay of KAZI Book Review on KAZI 88.7 FM in Austin, TX

KAZI Book Review with Hopeton Hay, KAZI 88.7FM, Austin, TX

Gale Albright discussed the Sisters in Crime Heart of Texas chapter’s Barbara Burnett Smith Aspiring Writers Project recently on KAZI Book Review.  According to Albright, aspiring writers of Cozies, Thrillers, True Crime, and other Mystery Genres are welcome to submit the first 500 words and a one-page synopsis of their unpublished manuscripts to the Barbara Burnett Smith Aspiring Writers Project. The deadline is March 31.  To listen to the interview click here: .

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