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Global Mysteries · 1W ago

Add a Prologue? Yes. No. Maybe so.

  Should I add a prologue to my novel? This is a question that authors often grapple with. The answer is Yes. No. Maybe so. The definition of a prologue doesn’t help much in our effort to an...
Global Mysteries · 3W ago

Stories Happen When Ordinary Life is Disrupted

Stories happen when there is a disruption in the life of an ordinary person living an ordinary life. An event of some kind places a character in a completely new situation. A novel opens wit...
Global Mysteries · 1M ago

Cable Cars, a San Francisco Treasure

San Franciscans and tourists alike love the city’s iconic cable cars. They are indeed one of San Francisco’s unique treasures. In fact these cars are one of only two National Historic Landma...
Global Mysteries · 1M ago

New Lysi Weston Mystery

In response to readers’ requests I’ve set a Lysi Weston mystery in San Francisco. In Murder Lurks in the Fog, readers will tour the City by the Bay with Lysi as she unravels a murder in her ...
Global Mysteries · 2M ago

A New Lysi Weston Mystery Novel

Travel and mysteries are two of my passions. So of course I write mystery novels and set them in places I’ve visited around the world. My amateur sleuth Lysi Weston, a corporate trainer, has...
Global Mysteries · 2M ago

Johnny Foley’s Irish House

San Francisco is famous for it’s international restaurant scene. You name a country and you will probably be able to locate a restaurant that serves the excellent cuisine of that country. He...
Global Mysteries · 2M ago

How to Format a Novel

Every author needs to know how to format a novel. Of course this knowledge is essential if you choose to self-publish because the full responsibility for correct formatting will rest with yo...
Global Mysteries · 3M ago

Small Details That Can Make a Big Difference

Mystery Novels consist of some basic elements—protagonist, antagonist, plot, setting, conflict and resolution. Most mystery writers understand these elements and can fold them into an intere...
Global Mysteries · 3M ago

Solstice Publishing Releases Renewal of Faith Books

Easter celebrates the resurrection of Christ; a renewal of the faith so many hold so close. Those who believe take the time to reflect on their blessings and honor their Lord. These stories ...
Global Mysteries · 4M ago

Lysi’s San Francisco

Lysi Weston is the main character in my travel mystery series. Her romantic “crush” is Aussie homicide detective, Maynard Christie and her best friend is Harlem-born Grace Wright. Weston, an...