Monthly Archives: July 2016

Cape Elizabeth for the 99 Percenter . .

Whenever I travel around the state and tell people I live in Cape Elizabeth, the first thing they do is look at my shoes to see if I’m wearing Johnston and Murphy or my shirts to see if they’re from … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: July 30-31, 2016

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Brenda Buchanan (Monday), Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Tuesday), Bruce Coffin (Wednesday), Maureen Milliken (Thursday), and Barb Ross (Friday). And in our special “A Day In . . . “ series, Dick … Continue reading

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A Day in Westbrook

Welcome to my hometown of Westbrook, Maine. I grew up here, live here with my wife, Erica, our three children, Morgan, Shannon and Maura, and the world’s  most pathetic dog and my own personal stalker, Chocolate Chip. I have served … Continue reading

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The Pursuit of Happiness

Kate Flora: This summer I’m facing down another birthday and struggling with a massive nonfiction writing project. To counterbalance my seemingly infinite “to do” list and the sense that I never get my homework done, I’m also exploring the question of … Continue reading

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A 'Day' in Baxter State Park

What a summer! On top of everything else, I stopped to pull some orphans and nuns out of a burning station wagon right as it was about to go over a waterfall and strained my arm. Okay, I didn’t. I … Continue reading

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A Day in Boothbay Harbor

by Barb, who was writing this on the front porch but came in because she was getting cold (he, he, he) We hope you’ve enjoyed this summer’s “A Day in…” posts from Maine Crime Writers. Today’s post comes to you … Continue reading

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A Day in Old Orchard Beach

Jessie: Looking longingly at the beach-goers trundling past my porch As a part of our series on places in Maine I was thrilled to put up my hand for Old Orchard Beach. I started spending summers here six years ago … Continue reading

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