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Merry Christmas–in Books

by Barb, who voted in Maine for the first time on Tuesday. Even after all these years of voting, it was kind of thrilling No, I’m not rushing the holiday. I promise. It’s just that Christmas books typically come out … Continue reading

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Conferences, Conferences, Conferences

by Barb, on the train to Malice Domestic even as you read this My business partner and I used to joke that anything anyone asked us to do, we would agree to, as long as it was six months away. … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: June 14-15, 2014

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Jayne Hitchcock (Monday), Lea Wait (Tuesday), Al Lamanda¬† (Wednesday), Jim Hayman (Thursday), and Barb Ross (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog … Continue reading

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The Kindness of Writers by Barbara Ross

So my mom died. I’ll write about that someday, probably soon, but I’m not ready. What I want to write about is the incredible kindness of writers. One of the things I loved about my corporate life was working with … Continue reading

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Maine Coon Cats – American Originals

A year ago I wrote about a fabulous writing retreat I went to in Old Orchard Beach. Four writers with the same agent and new contracts to write mysteries. What a difference a year makes! Now two of those books … Continue reading

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A Writing Retreat in Old Orchard Beach

Hi. Barb here. Just back from an amazing, productive and restorative writing retreat in Old Orchard Beach, Maine. When I announced that I had sold a new series (see that blog post here), I explained the integral role my agent … Continue reading

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