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Weekend Update: July 4-5, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by Brenda Buchanan (Monday), John Clark (Tuesday) Joe Souza (Thursday), and Jen Blood (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly at … Continue reading

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Mikki Lincoln Edits a Memoir (and a giveaway)

Kaitlyn Dunnett here, on release day for A Fatal Fiction, the third entry in the Deadly Edits Mysteries. When this one opens, Mikki Lincoln’s freelance editing business is doing quite well. One of her current clients is eighty-six-year-old Sunny Feldman, … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: June 27-28, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a group post on Monday, and posts by Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Tuesday), Kate Flora (Thursday), and Vaughn Hardacker (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of … Continue reading

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Setting as a Character in A FATAL FICTION

Kaitlyn Dunnett here, today writing about setting. In most cozy mysteries, the amateur sleuth and his or her friends live in a small town. Creating that environment in a believable way is essential. By the time there are several books … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: June 20-21, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by Maureen Milliken (Monday), Darcy Scott (Tuesday), Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Wednesday) Dick Cass (Thursday), and John Clark (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some … Continue reading

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How One Author’s Quirks Show Up in her Characters

Kaitlyn Dunnett here, sharing a little of how I go about developing at least one of my characters. A Fatal Fiction, the third entry in my “Deadly Edits” series (in stores June 30, 2020), opens with a scene at a … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: June 13-14, 2020

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

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Weekend Update: June 6-7, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by John Clark (Monday), Joe Souza (Tuesday), Jen Blood (Thursday), and Sandra Neily (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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The Cozy Timeline vs. Real World Events (and a giveaway)

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, today pondering, not for the first time, the difference between book time and real time. Cozy mysteries and contemporary romances, two of my favorite types of reading, have this is common: they are set in … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: May 30-31,2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Monday), Kate Flora (Tuesday), Vaughn Hardacker (Thursday), and Brenda Buchanan (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who … Continue reading

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