Missing Mystery Authors: Update #6

The “Missing Mystery Authors” series is back! Thank you readers, for wanting to know what happened to your favorite mystery authors who, for whatever reason, haven’t published in a while. Some authors are easy to find, while others are not. … Continue reading

Breaking the Rules of Writing

Should an author ever break the rules of writing? How would mystery/romance author Jenna Harte answer this question? Is she a rule follower or a rebel? Read on and find out! Welcome, Jenna. When it comes to writing, not only … Continue reading

My Summer in Movies

I’ve been catching up on movies this summer. As I watched the Oscars ceremony on March 4, I made a list of the ones I wanted to see. The list was long but I’ve made a big dent. Read on … Continue reading

The Unanticipated Joys of Research

By Ellen Byerrum What if clothes were haunted like houses or locations? Could a dress be toxic enough to kill? How would someone dispatch a villain in a dying velvet factory? These may not be the nicest of questions, but … Continue reading

Melodie Johnson Howe: Images of a Writer

Let’s give a big welcome to Melodie Johnson Howe. Her journey from childhood to career as a Hollywood actress to career as a mystery author is fascinating. As is her series featuring Hollywood actress/sleuth Diana Poole. My mother dropped my … Continue reading