Category Archives: Kaitlyn’s Posts

The Pleasures and Perils of Sustaining a Long(ish)-Running Series

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, author of the recently published X Marks the Scot, number eleven in the Liss MacCrimmon series. The first Liss MacCrimmon mystery, Kilt Dead, came out in August 2007. Once a series has been around for … Continue reading

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The Wonderful World of Fairy Tales

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, musing today about fairy tales. It was a news item about the first performance of Peter Pan, way back in 1904, that started me pondering this topic, even though I don’t ordinarily think of Barrie’s … Continue reading

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For Your Reading Pleasure

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here. Of late, over on Facebook, writers have been tagging each other to post the opening paragraphs of a work in progress. I put up the first scene from the book I just turned in, next … Continue reading

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Charmed, I’m Sure . . . and a giveaway!

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here. The other day I was looking for something in my jewelry box and came across my old charm bracelet. Remember those? Or maybe what you remember is something called a charm bracelet that looks entirely … Continue reading

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X MARKS THE SCOT

You’re probably wondering where Lea Wait is, since she was originally scheduled to blog today. As of Monday, she was still without Internet or cable at her home in Lincoln County. You know—from that little windstorm we had here in … Continue reading

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The Joys and Pitfalls of Rereading Old Favorites

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, today musing about rereading books. With so many new titles coming out every year, it’s always possible to find something new to read. Even if I limit myself to new books by authors I’ve read … Continue reading

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Over 2000 Women and Still Adding More (and a giveaway)

Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson here, today writing as Kathy. As some of you know, under that name I write (mostly) historical novels set in the sixteenth century. My interest in that period of history and the women who lived in … Continue reading

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