Tag Archives: Crazy Cat Lady cozy mysteries

Who Are the Cat Writers’ Association? DEBBIE DE LOUISE

Today on Who are the Cat Writers’ Association? I’m happy to introduce you to a personal friend of mine, Debbie De Louise. Debbie is a prolific mystery writer and cat person whom I met several years ago at the Cat … Continue reading

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Who Are the Cat Writers’ Association? BONNIE ELIZABETH

Today’s guest on Who are the Cat Writers’ Association? is author Bonnie Elizabeth, a prolific fiction writer who, like me, has a few cozy series under her belt. Unlike me, she writes other fiction, short fiction, and is published in … Continue reading

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FIRST CHAPTERS: Cat Call

Cat Call was one of my favorite books to write. I got to utilize my own experience as an extra for various television shows being filmed in Portland. Grimm, Leverage, Librarians, and Portlandia are a few of my repertoire. Since … Continue reading

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Ladew Cat Sanctuary Makeover (Reblogged from Katzenworld)

I want to live here! Who says cat shelters have to be drab and boring, or worse yet, cold and scary? Here’s a sanctuary that has gone all the way to make both cats and people feel comfortable.

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Book Review: M.C. BEATON’S HAMISH MACBETH-ANOTHER BONNIE TALE

DEATH OF A GREEN-EYED MONSTER, A Hamish Macbeth Murder Mystery by M.C. Beaton with R.W Green Sergeant Hamish Macbeth—Scotland’s most quick-witted but unambitious policeman—is back and may have finally met the woman of his dreams in this new mystery in M.C. … Continue reading

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FIRST CHAPTERS: Cat’s Paw

FIRST CHAPTERS: Cat’s Paw I’ve been lucky enough to have visited both the San Juan Islands and a prestigious animal sanctuary that at one time held art retreats. Combining those two elements into Lynley’s latest scene of murder(s) seemed the … Continue reading

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WHY I WRITE COZIES, AND WHY I READ THEM, TOO

This is a harsh world. The last nearly-two years have brought an even harsher layer to what already was. Pandemic, violence, civil unrest. In the face of this reality, I choose to see also the good, the beauty, the kindness, … Continue reading

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FIRST CHAPTERS: Cat Noel

Even though Cat Noel is a novella, I thought it a good choice for my First Chapters blogpost series since it is that time of year! When I set out to write Cat Noel, I wasn’t sure what it should … Continue reading

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BOOKS FOR THE HOLIDAYS – YES PLEASE!

Books make great gifts! If you’re anything like me, when someone asks what you want for Christmas, you fall into a black hole swirling with images of all the things you already have. Is there really anything that, added to … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE – ADVENTURE CAT, a Crazy Cat Lady Cozy Mystery #8

Here comes Adventure Cat! It’s that time of year again, and I’m proud to announce the launch of the next instalment in the award-winning Crazy Cat Lady Cozy Mystery Series, Adventure Cat. What’s more, after 688 days of various forms … Continue reading

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