Tag Archives: maine mysteries

When a Writer’s Not Engaged in Her Employment

Kate Flora: You may recall that a post or two ago, I declared that I was going to spend my summer exploring indolence. At that time, I had visions of sitting in a white rocking chair on my porch, devouring novels … Continue reading

Posted in Kate's Posts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Meet Maine Literary Award Winner Brendan Rielly

Today we’re pleased to introduce Brendan Rielly, who is the winner of the 2016 Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction, to discuss his debut work, An Unbeaten Man. Q. Tell us about The Unbeaten Man. The Unbeaten Man features a Bowdoin … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

LOVE AND CHOCOLATE

Susan Vaughan here. Saturday was indeed “Love and Chocolate.” Librarian Sue McClintock, of the Vose Library in Union, Maine, invited me to be the first romance author to do a book talk. The month of Valentine’s Day seemed to be the … Continue reading

Posted in Susan's posts | Tagged , , , | 22 Comments

HAVE YOU HEARD OF THE ALCATRAZ EEL?

Vaughn Hardacker here: In my last post I wrote about Elizabeth Short, The Black Dahlia. I’d like once again to cover a true crime case, this one much closer to home. I’d like to introduce you to The Alcatraz Eel. … Continue reading

Posted in Vaughn's Posts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

GOT GOALS?

Susan Vaughan here. I don’t generally do resolutions. Whenever I’ve tried, they never work out or I realize I’ve made the wrong ones or I break them before January is over. So usually I just move on into the next … Continue reading

Posted in Susan's posts | Tagged , , | 18 Comments

THE BIRDS – AN EERIE TALE

Susan Vaughan here with an eerie tale although early for Halloween. Decades ago (I won’t say how many), I was a graduate student at Rice University in Houston, Texas. A short walk from my apartment complex took me daily to the lovely … Continue reading

Posted in Susan's posts | Tagged , , , , , , | 13 Comments

It’s hard to be grumpy, even me, when I can say ‘Yeah, I wrote that book.’

Maureen Milliken here, enjoying one of the last beautiful weekends of summer. Despite the beautiful weather this summer, I can get a little cranky. It’s how I roll. That was definitely the case on a beautiful but way too hot … Continue reading

Posted in Maureen's Posts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 6 Comments