Monthly Archives: December 2013

Recipes, Memories, and Books

Ask a group of writers an open-ended question, like “What shall we do for our Christmas blog? Books we want to get? Memories? Favorite recipes?” and the answer is: Yes So here, dear readers, if you get a chance to … Continue reading

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The Problem With “Nice.”

James Hayman:  At the risk of appearing Scrooge-like in this season of Merry, Happy and Ho-Ho-Ho, I’d like to add my two cents to a kerfuffle over book reviews that’s been brewing both in the print media and on the … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: December 21-22, 2013

Next week at Maine Crime Writers we’ll be featuring posts from Jim Hayman (Monday), Susan Vaughan (Thursday), and Barb Ross (Friday). On Tuesday we’ll have a special Christmas post. In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us … Continue reading

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Cold Days

Lea Wait, here. If you’re reading this blog, you My Home,Showing House, Ell & Barn (1938 Photo)   probably know I live on the coast of Maine. You may not know I live in a house built in 1774. It … Continue reading

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Praying for Heavenly Peace

Back in one of my posts from spring of 2012, I told you about Maine’s ranking as the most peaceful state in the nation, an honor we had also received in 2011.  Five criteria are used by the Institute for … Continue reading

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