2nd Monday Gathering

Join us on the 2nd Monday in May for “Mind Punter: So You Want To Be A Forensic Psychologist”. Richard Helms will discuss the major duties of the field and more.
Richard Helms is a retired college professor and forensic psychologist. He has been nominated eight times for the SMFS Derringer Award, winning it twice; seven times for the Private Eye Writers of America Shamus Award, with one win; twice for the ITW Thriller Award, with one win; four times for the Killer Nashville Silver Falchion Award with one win: and once for the Mystery Readers International Macavity Award. He was a contributor to the Bouchercon Anthony Award-nominated anthology The Eyes of Texas: Private Eyes from the Panhandle to the Piney Woods. His story in that anthology, “See Humble and Die”, was selected for Houghton-Mifflin-Harcourt’s Best American Mystery Stories 2020edited by Otto Penzler and C.J. Box.

Registration link to come

Killer Nashville

 Join Us for Killer Nashville’s 16th Annual Writers’ Conference!

Learn, present, meet agents & editors, sign books, mingle with forensic experts, network

August 18-21, 2022
Franklin, TN

Special SEMWA panel, presentation of the Magnolia Award, and SEMWA’s Ready, Set, Pitch event. Visit www.killernashville.com.


Mystery In The Midlands

Saturday, July 16, 2022

Keynote: David Heska Wanbli Welden

Interviewed by: Hank Phillipi Ryan

Details Coming Soon!