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Weekend Update: April 4-5, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by Vaughn Hardacker (Monday), Brenda Buchanan (Tuesday), John Clark (Thursday) and Joe Souza (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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On Our Own In Maine–Part One

  Given that everyone these days is more isolated than usual, those of us who blog regularly at Maine Crime Writers thought we’d share how we’re doing with the whole self-isolation and social distancing thing. Of course, writers have an … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: March 21-22, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by Kate Flora (Monday), Darcy Scott (Tuesday), Dick Cass (Thursday) and John Clark (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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The power of your voice

John Clark talking about a power we all have, but might not think is one, reading aloud. Kate and I were extremely lucky to have parents who read to us on a regular basis from infancy until we were able … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: March 7-8, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by John Clark (Monday), Joe Souza (Tuesday), Jen Blood (Thursday) and Sandra Neily (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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Still, I Persist

“You’re either part of the solution or you’re part of the problem,” Eldridge Cleaver. This is one of the most memorable quotes from my time in college. When I went off to Arizona State from the town of Union, I … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: February 22-23, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by Darcy Scott (Monday), Dick Cass (Tuesday), John Clark (Thursday) and Charlen D’Avanzo (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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Romance in Mysteries, Yes or No?

Happy Valentine’s Day! We thought this would be the perfect time for a discussion of the place of romance in our mysteries, and we welcome your thoughts on the subject. Kate Flora: I have to start by admitting that my … Continue reading

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Put That Body in the Right Spot, Boy

John Clark discussing three very handy references if you want to write real Maine fiction. Way back in the 1990s when I taught Information Technology at Central Maine Community College, one of the things I tried to get my students … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: February 8-9, 2020

Next week at Maine Crime Writers, there will be a posts by John Clark (Monday), Joe Souza (Tuesday), and Jen Blood (Thursday), with a special group post on romance in our mysteries on Friday. In the news department, here’s what’s … Continue reading

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