Tag Archives: Michael Connelly


Yesterday afternoon, I returned from Los Angeles, where I attended the Left Coast Crime conference. It was held at the Omni Hotel downtown, and despite the sky-high room rates and costs of everything else inside the hotel, the conference itself was, in my opinion, a smash. First of all, despite many trips to LA in […]


I’m currently sitting in the Phoenix airport waiting for my connection back to Las Vegas.  There are remnants of activity still going on at Bouchercon today, but all the serious stuff wrapped up last night. Overall, I’d have to rate the conference with a “C” grade.  A big part of my negative feeling toward it […]