Monthly Archives: January 2017

Weekend Update: January 21-22, 2017

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be posts by Vaughn Hardacker (Monday) Jen Blood (Tuesday), Barb Ross (Wednesday), Maureen Milliken (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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Books I’ve Read Recently

Happy January! Unlike several of my Maine Crime Writers colleagues who’ve escaped to other climes, I’m still in Maine. Yes, it’s cold, on many days. Yes, there’s been snow on the ground for a month now — although very little, compared … Continue reading

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Jessie: In New England, wrapped in layers and trying to break a fever. THE WINNER OF THE GIVEAWAY IS JEAN RIDEOUT! Jean, please email me at jessica at jessicaestevao.com with your mailing address and I will send out a copy of … Continue reading

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Why’d They Have to Go and CHANGE Things?

What do the following characters have in common besides the fact that they are all detectives in mystery fiction? Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes, Agatha Christie’s Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple, Marjorie Allingham’s Albert Campion, Dorothy L. Sayers’ Lord … Continue reading

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MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. LEGACY: A CONTINUING STRUGGLE

Susan Vaughan here on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Given the continuing racial and ethnic divides in the United States, one wonders what the Reverend Dr. King would think of the progress or lack thereof of civil rights. The holiday … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: January 14-15, 2017

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

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Talking about living and writing in the great state of Maine

When we Maine Crime Writers aren’t writing about the great state of Maine we’re often talking about writing in the great state of Maine. One of the fun things about being a mystery writer in Maine is that so many … Continue reading

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