Category Archives: Group Post

Over the River and Through the Woods – MCW Thanksgiving Memories

Today we’re sharing Thanksgiving stories, photos, possibly even some recipes. Hope you enjoy, and have a happy holiday.   John Clark: I must have taken this one because I’m invisible. Thanksgiving has many memories, some bad, most good. When I … Continue reading

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Our Annual Author Update or What’s in Store from Our Writers

Readers: from time to time, we do a group post where we update you on what we’re working on, our recent publications, upcoming publications, and other news relating to our writing. Kate Flora: I’ve been pretty bogged down lately, as regular … Continue reading

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Crime Writers Share Some Favorite Maine Places

Today, we’re sharing some of our favorite Maine places. An impossible task, I know, since we all have many favorites. We would love it if you would share some of yours in the comments–photos and descriptions. Summer. Winter. Land. Sea. … Continue reading

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Maine Crime Writers enter the Blogosphere

Today, July 6th, we celebrate ten years of blogging as Maine Crime Writers. The cast of characters is ever changing but the mission remains the same: to make readers aware of the talents and diversity of crime writers in Maine, … Continue reading

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How Living in Maine Influences Our Writing

Today, we’re sharing some of the ways that living in Maine influences our writing. Weather? Agriculture? Farmer’s markets? The people, their stories and their character? Small town gossip that may know a family’s stories for generations? Those cell phone black … Continue reading

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Mystery and TV Tropes for Writers

Today our friends at Mainely Murders open for the season. 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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