Saturday, April 17th, 2021


It’s Murder! - Coastal Crime Fest 4

Mystery by the Sea, the Southeastern Virginia Chapter of Sisters in Crime, held its fourth annual writer's conference this March at the beautiful Slover Library in Norfolk. Members of Mystery by the Sea include both published and aspiring authors.

Mystery writers past and present

Felicia Mason, award-winning author, MFA professor at Seton Hill University and motivational speaker, discusses her books Hidden Riches and Gabriel's Discovery

From left, Mystery by the Sea members C. B. Lane, Felicia Mason, chapter President Theresa Inge, Judy Wingate, Yvonne Saxon and Tim Jones

From left, chapter President Theresa Inge and Virginia-Pilot book columnist and award-winning journalist Bill Ruehlmann

Conference-goers pose with speakers and organizers

Bill Ruehlmann addresses the group