2019 Appearances

January-Dec. – Facebook Live Q&A events every Monday at noon Central on my Jaden Terrell author page

February 22 – Workshop: Building Your Author Website

March 16 – Workshop: How to Write a Mystery or Thriller

April 5 – Outer Banks Book Signing

May 12-17 – John C. Campbell Folk School: Building Blocks of a Novel

May 22 – NYC Sisters in Crime

June 15 – Workshop: Spinning Straw Into Gold – Editing Your Novel

July 20 – Workshop: Supercharge Your Writing

August 26 – Workshop: Sell Your Book, Not Your Soul – Book Marketing for the Rest of Us

September 21 – Workshop: Mastering POV

October 12 – Workshop: Mastering Dialogue

November 9 – Workshop: Mastering Scene Structure

December 14 – Workshop: Mastering Subplots


2018 Appearances

January 13 – Author Event at Manchester Library
(Multi-author event, cancelled due to snow)

April 6-7 – 2018 Blue Ridge Writers Conference

Friday – workshop on point of view
Saturday – Keynote speech and Q&A panel with the other authors

August 23-26 – Killer Nashville 2018

Friday and Sunday panels

Friday Breakout Session on Structuring a Novel

Saturday Interview with Otto Penzler

October 6-7 – Fall Fest at the Hermitage

Come visit at our booth. I’ll be there Saturday and Sunday morning

2017 Appearances


January 14Manchester Library, 10 AM – 2 PM (Multi-author event)

January 28Parnassus Books 2 PM – 4 PM
Let’s share some refreshments and discuss mysteries, books in general, horses, writing, and the fourth Jared McKean novel, A Taste of Blood and Ashes.

February 28 – Nashville Adult Learning, Cohn Building

March 4Knoxville Writers Guild Workshop: The How-to of Whodunnit

April 10 – Book Signing at Malaprops Bookstore, the Mystery Panel
55 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC
with David Burnsworth, Susan Crawford, Georgia Elena Hartwell, and Bryan Robinson

May 27Carnegie Writers book reading at McKendree Towers

August 12 – Online website workshop

August 25-27Killer Nashville

September 24Brentwood Library (Revision Workshop, Part 1, sponsored by Sisters in Crime Middle Tennessee

October 1 – Brentwood Library (Revision Workshop, Part 2, sponsored by Sisters in Crime Middle Tennessee

October 8 – Brentwood Library (Point of View Workshop, sponsored by Sisters in Crime Middle Tennessee