Marji Laine

I Love a Good Mystery!


A Writer’s Journey

My Grandfather's TypewriterWriters have unique challenges. Unlike other professionals who send in a resume and interview to get a job then spend their time working that job, writers must create the equivalent of a resume for every book they write. That made me think about what I’ve learned so far about the publishing path. Continue reading


Doldrums – A Writer’s Journey

You know how the game of Candy Land has that molasses swamp? The whole board is covered with a bright candy variety that still stimulates the kid in me when I see it. Then just before the end, the whole corner is just brown.

Nowadays, of course, I think of chocolate and my mouth inadvertently starts to drool, but

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