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Weekend Update: October 27-28, 2018

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will posts by Lea Wait (Monday), Dorothy Cannell (Tuesday), Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Thursday), and Sandra Neily (Friday). On Wednesday, for Halloween, we’ll present our “Frightening Thoughts from the Group” In the news … Continue reading

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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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What scares the Maine Crime Writers?

BOO! Scared you, right? Okay, maybe not. But it’s Halloween and there are a lot of scary things in this world. And we’re not even talking about politics. Ever wonder what scares the Maine Crime Writers? Let’s find out. MAUREEN … Continue reading

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Getting to Know Your Characters

Kaitlyn Dunnett here, author of the Halloween-themed mystery Vampires, Bones, and Treacle Scones. It’s a cozy mystery set in the fictional western Maine village of Moosetookalook, peopled by a goodly number of slightly eccentric characters, many of whom appear in … Continue reading

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Halloween in July . . . and another drawing for a free book

For some unknown reason, the new Liss MacCrimmon Scottish-American Heritage Mystery, Vampires, Bones, and Treacle Scones, set at Halloween, is scheduled to be in stores and available as an ebook today, July 30th. I’m not complaining, mind you. And who … Continue reading

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Why I hate Halloween–and other stories

Barb here. I’m afraid it’s true. I’m one of those people who hates Halloween. It wasn’t always so. Though my mother didn’t sew, she was always able to execute whatever crazy costume idea I came up with. In fourth grade, … Continue reading

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