California mysteries seasoned with Louisiana Creole mysticism.

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About Myra

From imaginary friends to childhood backyard productions, Myra was the kid with the over active imagination. A generous family supported her adventures and following careers in television and public relations, she decided to use her imagination to create unique mysteries.

About the Series

Myra’s life is as colorful and diverse as the family gumbo recipe. She created the Sarah Doucette Jean-Louis mysteries to tout Bay Area life, share the unique Creole culture and to include many other races and cultures in a mysterious ride.


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Latest Blog Post

I never stop learning, The Sisters in Crime NorCal Writing Intensive

October 7, 2018

  Editing tricks, writer’s block killers and new ways to brainstorm equaled priceless instruction from gifted authors at this workshop! Mystery writing is like creating a decorative puzzle with words. Scenes must seem new, but familiar—not easy. These events help us. #writersworkshop #sistersincrime #sistersincrimenorcal #jessicalourey #catrionamcpherson #genebrenek #marlacooper