This Weekend in Mystery
Houston Writers House hosts a crime and punishment weekend Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16 at the Crowne Plaza Houston Galleria. The event kicks off with a murder mystery dinner Friday evening. The keynote speaker Friday evening is Texas Ranger Lieutenant, Wende Wakeman.
Saturday features talks by forensic artist Lois Gibson and A&M forensic entomologist Dr. Adrienne Brundage in the morning. DNA specialist Priscilla A. Hill and developmental editor Monica Shaughnessy will speak in the afternoon, followed by a panel of crime experts.
Charlie Chan Aphorism
Always harder to make murder secret than for egg to bounce on sidewalk.
I don’t like your manner.
—crime reporter Adrienne Fromsett
I’m not selling it.
—private eye Philip Marlowe, Lady In The Lake, 1947