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California Writers Club - Central Coast Interview with Anne Perry


In this evening event, I'll be interviewing New York Times and internation bestselling mystery writer Anne Perry. We'll explore her processes for creating characters and plot, and discuss how today's ethical, political, and moral realities are adapted to her Victorian stories.

Victoria's Latest Blogs

Dec.18.2013 - 4:20 pm
Lee was a businesswoman with no-nonsense sensibilities; I was a freelance marketing writer who dreamed of writing a novel. We were both divorced, linked mainly by our beautiful...
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Oct.26.2012 - 5:42 pm
When both of my children were off to college, I went to Paris for three months. I took a computer, printer, clothing for winter, and the key to the 17th century apartment I had...
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Sep.20.2011 - 9:49 pm
I live in Dogpatch, a historic San Francisco neighborhood on the east side of the city. Walk out of my building, cross the poorly maintained, railroad-tracked street -- I...
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Mar.04.2011 - 9:05 am
In the mid-eighties, I flew to London to attend a friend's wedding. This was my first foreign-land trip alone, having been through a divorce several years earlier. The morning...
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Comments from Victoria

Jan.26.2009 - 12:23 pm
In response to: The Inaugural Speech,and then, the poem....
I got so caught up (actually, down) in the reading of the poem that I missed much of the content. It might have been...
Jan.06.2009 - 9:42 am
In response to: What Happened, How he Died
Erica, thank you for introducing me to this lovely man, and for sharing the beauty of his last days with you.  Yes, you...
Dec.26.2008 - 4:44 pm
In the spring, I contacted Blue Cross and upped my deductible to $5000. I'm on no prescription meds and never get hurt...
Dec.26.2008 - 7:24 am
In response to: How do writers make ends meet?
Stephanie, I've emailed Eric and asked him to come back and respond. With the holidays, who knows when he'll get this...
Dec.25.2008 - 9:03 pm
In response to: Christmas......all alone
I found your post very moving and wanted to say hello, that I wish you a joyful 2009, and guess what...next Christmas...

Published Reviews

Published by O (Oprah) Magazine
Looking for a good time? Packed with trivia, deeply personal stories, and wacky accounts of scientific inquiry, these 10 books about sex are smart, engaging, occasionally...