How to Get Published Workshop

Chuck Sambuchino, editor of the GUIDE TO LITERARY AGENTS published by Writers Digest Books, will be teaching a "How to Get Published" writing workshop in Portland on Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. Chuck will be joined by eight literary agents and editors, who will meet with...

MacDeath: New from Cindy Brown

Friend of Mystery member Cindy Brown’s debut novel Macdeath, a madcap mystery set in the off, off, off Broadway world of theater will be released on January 20th! It’s the first in a new series of mysteries featuring Ivy Meadow, actress and PI-in-training, published by Henery Press, a small award-winning publisher that specializes in mysteries.

Short Story Contest Announcement

Write to Publish Announces a Short Story Contest, Winners Published in Gertrude Press Portland, OR – Write to Publish, Ooligan Press’s annual publishing conference, and Gertrude Press, a LGBTQIA nonprofit, is excited to offer a short story contest this year. The theme...

Write to Publish 2015

Join Ooligan Press this winter at Write to Publish 2015, a publishing conference for writers, artists, and other industry professionals. Unlike many conferences, Write to Publish explores more than just the craft of writing. We have searched far and wide for a line up...

Dead Float: New From Warren Easley

Coming in July From Warren Easley: Dead Float, a Cal Claxton Mystery Cal Claxton—a former L.A. prosecutor now practicing law in Oregon’s wine country and who works to fish—has to pinch himself when his best friend Philip Lone Deer asks him to assist guiding a group of...

Bloody Thursday 2014-2015 Season Schedule

The schedule is set for the 2014-2015 Bloody Thursday Season! September 25, 2014: Authors Mike Lawson & Ingrid Thoft November 20, 2014: Author Greg Olsen January 22, 2015: Bill Middleton (former Sherwood Chief of Police) March 26, 2015: Author Lisa Alber May 28, 2015:...

Left Coast Crime comes to Portland in 2015

Left Coast Crime 2015: Crimelandia comes to Portland March 12-15, 2015. The Guests of Honor are Chelsea Cain and Ridley Pierson, with Gar Anthony Haywood serving as Toastmaster. The Fan Guests of Honor will be the Friends of Mystery! Learn more at the Left Coast Crime...

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Bloody Thursdays

Our 2017-2018 Bloody Thursday season is now complete. Check back soon for news about our 2018-2019 Season, including Spotted Owl Winner Ingrid Thoft in September and Lou Berney in November!

For 2018-2019, we will continue to be at TaborSpace at 5441 SE Belmont St. Portland, OR 97215.