Writer Groupie Episode 33: Judy Alter, mystery author

Judy Alter is a fantastic mystery author whose latest mystery, Desperate for Death is now available. She is full of great information and inspiration for authors, so I am excited to have her on Writer Groupie Podcast.

In this episode, we discuss her journey as an author and how publishing has gone for this recent release.


  • We learn about Judy’s journey as a writer, beginning with short stories
  • She tells us about her series, the Kelly O’Connell mysteries, and the character of Kelly
  • We learn why some of her covers have a Western flair
  • Insider info on Sisters in Crime/Guppies online group
  • Inspiration about the publishing industry and how it has changed by accepting self-publishing and ebooks
  • Judy’s thoughts on the mystery genre today
  • How plausible does a mystery have to be?
  • Her advice for an aspiring author
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    Find Judy Alter at her site at http://www.judyalter.com


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    Kim Smith is the author of the Shannon Wallace Mysteries, and the Mt. Moriah Series- plus, YA fantasy, and Bizarro fiction. All available on Amazon.

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