April 3 was my first shot at hosting “True Crime Tuesdays” book club at the fantastic Last Bookstore in downtown L.A. It went really well – the wine helped! – and next month we’ll be discussing Lady Killers by Tori Telfer. Details and tix here. Below is the fab “murder board” that Eric, the organizer, put together for us….
I was also in London recently, and I did some ghost hunting and looking around the most famous crime center there… check out the stories in my “Extra!” section: https://gourmetghosts.com/2018/04/30/londons-home-of-crime/
Also, I recently attended the Left Coast Crime conference in Sparks, Nevada. It was freezing cold up in the Eastern Sierra Mountains, but utterly beautiful. I saw some unusual sights on the journey too….
Back in downtown, I recently wrote a scary hotel walk based there for LA Magazine, and this year is the 71st anniversary of the The Black Dahlia – read my article about it: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-38513320