Category Archives: Group Post

Old School Trick or Treating

By the Maine Crime Writers Were you a hippie or a hobo? A princess or a pirate? Did you dress up as a cartoon character, perhaps? Or maybe a cartoonish version of a politician or other famous personage of the day? Halloween is the holiday … Continue reading

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Even the most dedicated writer must eat . . .

Even when a writer is in book jail, or sweating over interminable edits, or wishing there were a nearby pub somewhere in the midst of rural Maine, meals are a necessity. True, we often eat at our desks, laboring over … Continue reading

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Crime Writers in Shorts

Ha! We know you were hoping for pictures of our knobby knees, but they are mostly hidden beneath our desks. This post is really about short story collections, either compilations of our own work or collections in which we have … Continue reading

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Discover Our Maine Things . . .

A group post in which a group of Maine writers share some of the things/places/events/secrets that make our own Maine special. Kate Flora: My Maine thing, starting as a very small child on that farm in Union, is wild Maine blueberries. My … Continue reading

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Maine Crime Writers share what we’re reading

It’s summertime, and that means reading. Even those of us who are in writer’s jail are finding time to pick up a book, and what a wide variety of things we’re reading. Here’s a sample: Kate Flora: I’m reading Michael Lewis’s The … Continue reading

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Sneak Peek at Works in Progress

Now and then, we check in with our writers to see what they’re working on. Here’s the latest from our amazingly productive group. Jen Blood: In what I can only describe as a monumental loss of my senses, I’m working … Continue reading

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What We’re Reading

What We’re Reading From time to time, it’s fun to check in with our writers and see what they’re reading, Here is what some of us are reading during this gloomy, snowy, yes, we’re sick of it, Month of March: … Continue reading

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