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March Mtg: Harley Jane Kozak on “Writing in midst of your wild & crazy life”
March 11, 2017 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
We welcome Harley Jane Kozak, actor and author of Dating Dead Men, which won the Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity awards, and four other crime novels, as our speaker on Saturday, March 11. (Please see her bio below.).
Her subject will be Writing in the Midst of Your Wild and Crazy Life.
Our reader this month will be John Edward Mullen, author of Digital Dick, who will be bringing his robot with him.
Both will have books available for purchase (cash payments preferred).
The chapter will meet from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.at San Diego Writers Ink, 2730 Historic Decatur Rd., Suite 202 (located above the Women’s Museum) in Liberty Station, Point Loma.
Attendance is free for members and $5 for non-members, which may be applied to membership. Dues are $25 per year, plus membership in the national organization. Members may join at our meeting, with payment by check, cash or credit card, or online at http://www.sistersincrimesd.org.
Harley Jane Kozak was born in Pennsylvania, grew up in Nebraska, graduated from NYU Tisch School of the Arts , and migrated to Los Angeles. She worked as an actress (Parenthood, Arachnophobia, The Favor, etc.) before turning to crime fiction. Her first novel, Dating Dead Men, won the Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity awards, and was followed by four others. her short prose has appeared in Ms. Magazine, The Sun, The Santa Monica Review and the anthologies Mystery Muses, This is Chick Lit, A Hell of a Woman, Butcher Knives and Body Counts, The Rich and the Dead, and Crimes by Moonlight. After a 15-year maternity leave, Harley has returned to acting, appearing most recently in I Spit on Your Grave III. She lives in L.A. with three teenagers and two large dogs.
John Edward Mullen has been employed as a wild-lands firefighter, economist, financial analyst, university lecturer, and for twelve years he worked as a programmer/analyst. John’s award-winning debut novel, Digital Dick, tells the story of Dick Young, a sentient artificial intelligence who witnesses a murder and decides he must bring the killer to justice. John won a Conference Choice Award at the 2017 San Diego State University Writers’ Conference for his novel in progress, Nell, Marshall of Bodie. He lives in the San Diego area with his wife.