Since my new series, the Cressa Carraway Musical Mysteries, features a composer and keyboardist, you might think that music plays a large part in the book. And you’d be right! In fact, Cressa, like me, lives her life with background music. ...―
This is a repost of a great blog piece by one of my favorite bloggers, Kaye George. In this article she explains why a writer needs to use all five senses during the writing process.--Mary Ann ∙ It's rare that I can get all five in, but I...―
Thanks for stopping by to check out the #WhoKilledDianaFerguson campaign to spread the word about my mystery/romantic suspense novel Twenty-Five Years Ago Today! If you buy the book during the campaign, or if you’ve read it in the past, then ...―
I’m calling this message “Taking the Plunge” for three reasons: ∙ First, E.B. Davis brought the writers at WWK a challenge from Carolyn Mulford to answer a series of questions about our work in a blog hop called “The...―
This review appeared in "Suspense Magazine" earlier this year. ∙ This is Ambrose's fourth in her Mango Bay Mystery series. The others have been called quick reads and chic-lit for the beach. This one fills the bill, too.Mallie Monroe,...―
We’ve all watched with horror what the weather has done to the East Coast just now. All of us who weren’t actually there, suffering, that is. It’s got me to thinking about weather. I have a problem with one of the things writers are warned about:...―
∙ Kaye George’s Immy Duckworthy series, Choke, Smoke and now Broke gets better with every book. But read them in order or you’ll miss a lot of fun. Immy continues to develop her PI skills while taking an online PI course and tries to solve...―
Salad Bowl Saturdays welcomes Kaye George today for a guest blog. I have only met Kaye through virtual space, but I feel as though I know her reasonably well for never having met her. As a new member of the Guppy Chapter of the Sisters in Crime I...―
Everyone should send out press releases when they have a book to be published, right? ∙ OK, but what should it say? And who should it go to? And when should it go out? ∙ WHO:Recently I saw some general guidelines online, I've put ...―
∙ A few months ago, I wrote a short story and submitted it to my critique group. One of the other writers told me the story fit into the subject of an upcoming anthology for which she was submitting a story. I jumped at the chance not only...―
As you can see by this picture of my working area, I'm not a neatnik. Clutter doesn't bother me like it does some people. In fact, I can't work in a pristine environment. I have no idea what that says about me, but I just know it's true. ∙ ...―
I did it--I finished the first draft! Again! This ain't my first rodeo, but it sorta feels like it every time. Once, about ten years ago, I wrote a whole novel. That surprised me because I don't think I believed it would ever happen. (This isn't...―
Dulu ∙ di kantor tempat penulis kerja it ada website perusahaan yang kita ∙ ...
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Who would have thought a meal can be made out of a simple baked potato then topped with a ...