If you are interested in blogging or want to promote your book, please contact E. B. Davis at writerswhokill@gmail.com

Our August Author Interviews--8/2 Maggie Toussaint, 8/9 Kellye Garrett, 8/16 Matt Ferraz, 8/23 Matthew Iden, 8/30 Julia Buckley. Please join us in welcoming these authors to WWK.

August Saturday Guest Bloggers: 8/5--Kathleen Kaska, 8/12 Triss Stein, WWK bloggers-Margaret S. Hamilton on 8/19 and Kait Carson on 8/26. Look for E. B. Davis's blog on 8/29--the fifth Tuesday of August.


“May 16, 2017 – The Women’s Fiction Writers Association (WFWA) today announced the finalists of the second annual Star Award, given to authors of published women’s fiction. Six finalists were chosen in two categories, General and Outstanding Debut. The winners of the Star Award will be announced at the WFWA Retreat in Albuquerque, New Mexico on September 23, 2017.”

In the general category, WWK’s Carla Damron was one of three finalist for her novel, The Stone Necklace. Go to Carladamron.com for more information. Congratulations, Carla!

Congratulations to our writers for the following publications:

Warren Bull's new Lincoln mystery, Abraham Lincoln In Court & Campaign has been released. Look for the Kindle version on February 3.

Shari Randall's "Pets" will be included in Chesapeake Crimes: Fur, Feathers, and Felonies anthology, which will be published in 2018. In the same anthology "Rasputin," KM Rockwood's short story, will also be published. Her short story "Goldie" will be published in the Busted anthology, which will be released by Level Best Books on April 25th.

In addition, our prolific KM will have the following shorts published as well: "Sight Unseen" in Fish Out of Water, Guppie (SinC) anthology, just released, and "Making Tracks" in Passport to Murder, Bouchercon anthology, October 2017.

Margaret S. Hamilton's short story, "Once a Kappa" was published as a finalist in the Southern Writer's Magazine annual short story contest issue. Mysterical-E published her "Double Crust Corpse" in the Fall 2016 issue. "Baby Killer" will appear in the 2017 solar eclipse anthology Day of the Dark to be published this summer prior to the eclipse in August.

Linda Rodriquez has two pending book publications. Plotting the Character-Driven Novel will be released by Scapegoat Press on November 29th. Every Family Doubt, the fourth Skeet Bannion mystery, is scheduled for release on October, 18, 2017. Look for the interview by E. B. Davis here on that date!

James M. Jackson's 4th book in the Seamus McCree series, Doubtful Relations, is now available. His novella "Low Tide at Tybee" appears February 7 as part of Lowcountry Crimes: Four Novellas, which is available for order.

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Paula Gail Benson




Paula Gail Benson, a legislative attorney and former law librarian, belongs to the Mystery Writers of America, Sisters in Crime, Romance Writers of America, and Short Mystery Fiction Society. She enjoys attending writing and mystery conferences; moderating panels for the South Carolina Book Festival; and writing and directing original plays and musicals for her church’s drama ministry (http://stpaulsplayers.webs.com). Please check out her blog at: http://littlesourcesofjoy.blogspot.com.
Her website is: http://paulagailbenson.com/
 

Fiction:
Bethlehem Writers Group Roundtable
"Nectar of the Gods” (Featured, February 2013)
“Long in the Tooth” (Featured, June 2013) (3rd Place Winner in the 2013 Bethlehem Writers Roundtable Short Story Award)

“Apple's Lure” (July/August 2013)

Kings River Life
“Pelican Spring: A Mother’s Day Mystery Short Story” (May 11, 2013)
“The Mama Factor: A Mother’s Day Short Story” (May 11, 2013)
“Only the Sacrifice Knows: A Thanksgiving Mystery Short Story” (November 26, 2013)
“Star of the Party: A New Year’s Eve Short Story”
http://kingsriverlife.com/12/30/star-of-the-party-a-new-years-eve-short-story/

Mystery Times Ten 2013 Anthology
“Confidence in the Family”
Buddhapuss Ink, LLC (December 13, 2013)


A Tall Ship, a Star, and Plunder Anthology 
(Dark Oak Press and Media, January 2014)

A Shaker of Margaritas: That Mysterious Woman
http://www.amazon.com/That-Mysterious-Woman-Margaritas-Anthology/dp/0990327000/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1418397902&sr=8-1&keywords=that+mysterious+woman
“Moving On”(Mozark Press, November 2014)

Writers Who Kill
“Mr. Claude North” (December 2, 2012)
http://writerswhokill.blogspot.com/2012/12/mr-claude-north.html
“An Unexpected Christmas Gift” (narrative) (December 22, 2013)
http://writerswhokill.blogspot.com/2013/12/an-unexpected-christmas-gift-narrative.html
“An Unexpected Christmas Gift” (screenplay) (December 24, 2013)
http://writerswhokill.blogspot.com/2013/12/an-unexpected-christmas-gift-screenplay.html
“An Unexpected Christmas Gift” (first person) (December 27, 2013)
Nonfiction:

A Guide to South Carolina Legal Research and Citation, Original Text (co-author with Deborah Davis Hottel) (1991) and 2nd edition (2009)
Published by the South Carolina Bar: Continuing Legal Education Division

Kings River Life
“A Father’s Legacy: Looking at Robert Dugoni’s Life and Work” (June 15, 2013)

1 comment:

Carla Damron said...

very helpful info. THANKS!!