Category: Events


I had a great time at the LA Times Festival of Books. It’s a great free weekend: hundreds of vendors, thousands of writers, panels, interviews, a whole section for the kiddies, food trucks (mmm, loster rolls), give-aways, glorious Southern California 70 degree weather, and all at USC. (there’s a really fun exhibit of props and

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Midsummer Scream

Another great trip to this year’s Midsummer Scream. It was a bit of a letdown because my partner-in-horror, my daughter, Kelly, is moving to Texas, so this is her last year. We made the best of it, though, on Saturday and on Sunday, I sat with the excellent people of the HWA and sold, signed,

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We had a great time at San Diego Comic-Con this year. I went as a professional but I wasn’t selling or signing. I met loads of fabulous people, including some maybe future literary partners. I spent two days out of costume but Tim and I were Han and General Leia again. Look at some of

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Cons, Cons, and More Cons

Hello, my lovelies, Sorry I haven’t been around for a while.  I’ve been to several conventions and other summer activities.  You know I went to WonderCon, StokerCon, and SDComicCon this year, but in the last few weeks I’ve also been to Midsummer Scream, ScareLA, and Mighty MorphiCon.  In addition, you can see me at the

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StokerCon 2016

Oh, what a glorious time.  Such information.  Great people.  A week in Las Vegas — not my favorite town, but it was fun.  (who closes the pools at 6 pm??  What about night swimming?) After a false start (we were going to fly; doctor said no), we drove.  I don’t know exactly what’s better about

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Naomi Brett Rourke is the pen name for the author, teacher, and theatre director living near the beach with her husband Tim. Naomi Brett Rourke has three children, three step-children and nearly a baseball team of grandkids. Her menagerie includes dogs, cats and a tortoise. When not writing, she can be found with a book in her hand, very often reading two or three at a time, with murder mysteries and horror being her favorites.


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