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Weekend Update: September 10-11, 2022

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Joe Souza (Monday), Susan Vaughan (Tuesday), Vaughn Hardacker (Thursday), and Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly … Continue reading

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Lessons I Have Learned About Literary Agents

Vaughn C. Hardacker here:¬†Most of us have been subjected to the frustration of searching for a literary agent. My experience with agents has not been a pleasant one. I, too, have experienced the struggle to obtain representation and have learned … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: August 6-7, 2022

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

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Why Do I Write About Dysfunctional People?

On June 4th of this year, I received a phone call from a friend of my younger brother, Dana, informing me that Dana had died at 1:30 a.m. that morning. Four years younger than I am, Dana had been battling … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: July 16-17, 2022

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Vaughn Hardacker (Monday), Charlene D’Avanzo (Tuesday), Kate Flora (Thursday), and a special guest (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly at … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: June 18-19, 2022

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be posts by Vaughn Hardacker (Monday), Charlene D’Avanzo (Tuesday), Kate Flora (Thursday), and Sandra Neily (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog regularly at Maine … Continue reading

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Elderly Banking

Vaughn C. Hardacker here: Have you ever had to contact your bank? What a pain in the keester! However, I plan on hiring the author of the letter below to deal with mine from now on! Shown below, is an … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: May 14-15, 2022

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be a posts by Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Monday) Vaughn Hardacker (Tuesday), Charlene D’Avanzo (Thursday) and Kate Flora (Friday). In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who blog … Continue reading

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Weekend Update: April 16-17, 2022

Next week at Maine Crime Writers there will be a posts by Kaitlyn Dunnett/Kathy Lynn Emerson (Monday) Vaughn Hardacker (Tuesday), Kate Flora (Thursday) and Charlene D’Avanzo (Friday).   In the news department, here’s what’s happening with some of us who … Continue reading

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The Hero’s Journey (continued)

In last month’s blog, I discussed the first part of Joseph Campbell’s Monomyth Model. I discussed the first of the three parts, (Act 1 which should be about 25% of the story) which Campbell labeled Departure. The second part he … Continue reading

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