You’ve found the website of mystery writer Connie Campbell Berry


When is a manuscript finished? Don’t ask me. I’ll probably follow buyers home from Barnes & Noble with a red pen. I love revision.

This fall I completed the final revision on my mystery, A Curiously Embellished Casket. Submission is a daunting prospect. One famous author papered his office with rejection letters. But in the words of Elizabeth Bennett, “My courage always rises with every attempt to intimidate me….”

In the meantime, I just returned from a wonderful writers’ conference, Sleuthfest, in Florida. Thank you to the organizers and volunteers who made it so worth my time.