Okay, folks, let’s be real. Or rather, allow me to be real…as in honest.
There are still two feet of snow on the ground at my farm west of NYC, and the temperature remains below freezing. On the other (ungloved) hand, it’s in the eighties and sunny in Honolulu at Left Coast Crime. So, how much of my remaining time in this paradise do you think I’m spending cooped up in my hotel room writing a thoughtful blog?
Those of you chortling at the image are on to something, so please step forward and receive your commendations for prescience.
But all is not lost, for here are photos of a bit of what’s transpired during this wonderful week at a terrific mystery conference hanging with old friends, making new friends, and acquiring Hawaiian shirts. It’s tough work for sure, but someone has to do it.
The view from our hotel room of the complex hosting the conference:
Our Murder is Everywhere blogmates hard at work...on the right:
Faces in the crowd:
|Maryglenn McCombs, Ovida Yu, Dru Ann Love, Anonymous Photobomber|
|Robert Rosenwald, Barbara Peters, Interloper|
|Ragnar Jonasson, Barry Lancet|
ALOHA, y'all. Time to get back to work.