Eight Great Things About Being a Desert Sleuth:
- Monthly meetings with engaging speakers on craft, publishing, the business of writing, law enforcement, and other professionals
- The WriteNow! Annual Conference – Discounts and early access to opportunities for the “Best Writers Conference in Arizona” (The Writer Magazine)
- A chance to submit to our award winning biannual anthologies in the SoWest series
- Our monthly newsletter, The Savvy Sleuth
- Connect with other writers, editors, beta readers, critique groups, mentors, experts, and friends
- Special events like Anthology Jam, write-ins, tours of the Crime Lab, crime scene demonstrations, firearms for authors, writing workshops, etc.
- Leadership opportunities
- Plus all the benefits of being a national member of Sisters in Crime.
Desert Sleuths offers a friendly, supportive network for writers at every stage of their career. We welcome everyone who supports our mission to promote the ongoing advancement, recognition, and professional development of women crime writers.