Monthly Archives: January 2015

“Slum and Blight”

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, pondering the fact that residents of the same village that was listed as fourth among the ten prettiest in central Maine in a Kennebec Journal feature in 2012, recently voted to accept the designation “slum … Continue reading

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Remembering to See

Kate Flora here, on a topic I revisit on the blog at least once a year–the importance of refilling the well of creativity and remembering to pay attention to the world around me. Right now, I’m enjoying my annual escape … Continue reading

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Susan Vaughan here. Although I’m working on shifting my genre into the mystery arena, I’ve been published in romantic suspense for a long time. When I tell non-romance readers what I write, they look at me blankly. I usually keep … Continue reading

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Bullet Points

We had a burst of winter here in Eastport, snow all day and plows rumbling by outside. It’s a different place now from the one summer visitors experience, and in its way just as lovely. You can’t see him but … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: January 17-18, 2015

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Sarah Graves (Monday), Susan Vaughan (Tuesday), Kate Flora (Wednesday), Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Thursday), and Lea Wait (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us … Continue reading

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A most unusual tour

I count those assembled, matching name tags with the ones listed on today’s tour sheet. “Nice number,” I say quietly as I check off the last couple who just hurried up and are slightly out of breath. I cough discretely … Continue reading

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Some things you didn’t know about me

Jayne Hitchcock here – I’m getting over bronchitis, so I’m doing a quick post for today. I figured I’d tell you some things you probably didn’t know about me. 1. I’ve been writing since I was very young. I still … Continue reading

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