News about upcoming events.

  • July 26 – August 1, 2021

    Willamette Writers Conference 2021

    Hallie will give a master class on creating a compelling character and offer one on one critiques at this fabulous annual writing conference, being held ON-LINE in 2021.

  • August 21, 2021

    Hallie Ephron on Crafting Suspense – Sisters in Crime/Sacramento

    Hallie gives a 1-hour presentation (@1PM PST) for Sisters in Crime/Sacramento CAPITOL CRIMES chapter – Crafting Suspense: You know it when you feel it, but how do you build it into a scene? Into a novel?
    This Zoom presentation will focus techniques for building and modulating suspense.

  • November 12–14, 2021

    New England Crime Bake

    Hallie wouldn’t miss this wonderful annual New England mystery writing conference, back at the Hilton Hotel in Dedham. Registration is open!

  • January 16–29, 2022

    2022 Workshop for SinC-GUPPY: Writing a Compelling Protagonist

    A two-week writing workshop for SinC-Guppy Online Chapter on tools and techniques for writing a compelling protagonist – 5 classes through which participants develop a compelling protagonist and develop them using a range of tools. Instructions, reading examples, exercises, discussion.

  • January 21–23, 2022

    Writers Digest Novel Writing Virtual Conference

    Hallie gives an hour-long class on “Crafting a Page Turner” as part of this exclusive virtual conference for novel writers! Expert insights from SIX award-winning and best-selling authors on the finer points of how to write a novel. Register!

  • June 21, 2022

    Linden Ponds: Inspired by Hollywood & Hitchcock

    Linden Ponds in Hingham will host Hallie Ephron talking about growing up in a writing family in the shadow of Hollywood, coming to writing late, and her latest book CAREFUL WHAT YOU WISH FOR.