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Mystery and TV Tropes for Writers

Today our friends at Mainely Murders open for the season. https://mainelymurders.com A reminder that you can still enter last week’s Win a Book Wednesday by leaving a comment here. Winners will be announced in our weekend update. And while we … Continue reading

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Win a Book Wednesday

Winners Announced: Names drawn for advance reading copies of Murder, She Edited, #4 in the Deadly Edits series by Kaitlyn Dunnett (aka Kathy Lynn Emerson), chosen from those who left comments at the “Win an Arc Wednesday” post or at … Continue reading

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The Hardest Part of Writing – MCW Authors Discuss

Today, we’re getting together as a group to discuss which aspects of the writing process are hardest. For different writers, different parts of the process are most challenging. For some, it is plotting, for others crafting memorable characters, and for … Continue reading

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Crime Writers in Maine Libraries

Today we’re celebrating National Library Week by sharing some of our photos, and adventures, of events in Maine libraries. As our librarians know, libraries are writers’ favorite places, and we’ve been lucky enough to be invited to many of them … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead for Maine Crime Writers?

Today we’re sharing news of upcoming publications and works in progress so you can keep up with the writers and characters you love. Kate Flora:¬†It’s kind of a mystery to me, since the fate of my stories lies in the … Continue reading

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The Books We’re Giving and Hoping to Get This Year

Today we’re sharing a list of the books we’re thinking of giving this year and perhaps some that we’d like to receive. What about you, readers? Are there books you’re excited about giving or getting? Kate Flora: I’m looking forward to … Continue reading

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Sharing Our Holiday Traditions

Today, Maine Crime Writers are sharing some of our holiday traditions and if you have the time and inclination, we’d love to have you, our readers, share some of yours as well. Kate Flora: Thanksgiving on the farm was often the … Continue reading

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Scaring Us. Scaring You.

  It’s Halloween, and this year, Maine Crime Writers are sharing some scary moments from our own books: John Clark from the first story I had published in a Level Best Anthology: We set a 6 p.m. date and I … Continue reading

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What Maine Authors are Up To

Today, we’re getting together to give you a group update on what we’re writing or what we’ve recently written. All in one place so you can update your TBR list with books you’ve missed or get excited about the new … Continue reading

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What the Writers are Reading

Today we’re sharing some of the books we are reading this summer–for fun, for research, for cooking, for keeping up with fellow/sister authors. Here are the books we are reading and we would love it if you would chime in … Continue reading

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