Category Archives: Julia’s Posts

The British Are Coming! To Castine! by Julia Spencer-Fleming

Tomorrow, we celebrate the day when the nascent United States of America declared its independence from Great Britain. (So far-sighted of our Founding Fathers to do it in July. Sure, they were sweating it out in wool coats back then, … Continue reading

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Do You Fool Yourself? a guest blog by Hank Phillippi Ryan

Julia Spencer-Fleming: I’ve known Hank Phillippi Ryan for mumbledy-some years now, and for as long as I’ve known her, I’ve been amazed at the sheer volume of stuff she manages to get done. She’s an investigative reporter for WHDH Boston. … Continue reading

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Time to Shed the Fleece and Star Schmoozing: a guest blog by Brenda Buchanan

Julia Spencer-Fleming here, with a guest post by my friend, fellow law-school classmate, and writing aficionado Brenda Buchanan. Are you a writer – published or unpublished – living in Maine? Have you spent the winter bundled up in front of … Continue reading

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The Glamorous Life of the Author by Julia Spencer-Fleming

Many people come up to me and say, “Hey! Julia! What’s it like being the glamorous author of bestselling mysteries?” I usually just draw my full-length mink closer to myself and hurry past, but occasionally I like to share glimpses … Continue reading

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My Maine Muse: a guest blog by Chris F. Holm

Julia Spencer-Fleming here.  I wish I had an amusing story about how I heard of Chris Holm, but to tell the honest truth, I can’t recall. It seemed as if I read a review here and a tweet there, all … Continue reading

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Florida, ME by Julia Spencer-Fleming

I’m pursuing a very traditional Maine pastime today: I’m visiting Florida. Specifically, I’m here for the annual Broward County Library Foundation Literary Feast. And while I came for work, when my plane touched down in Fort Lauderdale and the pilot … Continue reading

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Winter’s Lease Hath All Too Short a Date by Julia Spencer-Fleming

I realized this season had become The Little Winter That Didn’t last night. We had all gotten home exhausted from serving a Shrove Tuesday pancake supper at church. I changed into pj’s, threw a load into the wash, and then, … Continue reading

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