Monthly Archives: November 2015

Weekend Update: November 21-22, 2015

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Maureen Milliken (Monday), Jessie Crockett (Tuesday), Vaughn Hardacker (Wednesday), and Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Friday). Thursday, of course, is Thanksgiving, when we’ll have a “Ghost post” from the late … Continue reading

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Rehabbing the Geek Room

John Clark sharing the changes to my favorite room here at the house. First a bit of background. We lived in our first home for 27 years, doing one heck of a lot of renovation as well as building a … Continue reading

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Susan Vaughan here. I posted two killer Thanksgiving recipes last year, and this year I’m reprising the cranberry sauce one and adding a new one. Thanksgiving is my husband’s favorite holiday—family and friends, great food, but no pressure about gifts—so … Continue reading

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Best New England Crime Stories 2016: Red Dawn–The Maine Connections

Hi All. Barb here. Every year I write a blog post about the Maine writers whose stories appear in the lastest release in the Best New England Crime Stories series from Level Best Books. Sadly, this will be my last … Continue reading

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Where Are The Perks?

by Dorothy Cannell I am feeling embittered. My life as a published author has little similarity to the glamorous, pampered existence I once believed would be assured me in return for the gift of my every printed word. Where is … Continue reading

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Improvising – My Life and My Writing

Lea Wait here. Last weekend I attended Crime Bake, the New England mystery conference in Massachusetts, and to my delight Hallie Ephron mentioned on a panel that acting was an important skill for writers. I felt like standing up and … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: November 14-15, 2015

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Lea Wait (Monday), Dorothy Cannell (Tuesday), Barb Ross (Wednesday), Susan Vaughan (Thursday) and John Clark (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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