Category Archives: Guest blog

The Problem of the Amateur Detective

I talk about the issues with writing mystery fiction using an amateur detective. How do you make a civilian crime-solver believable in an era of law enforcement technological sophistication? See my answer here: http://www.catherinedilts.com/catherine-dilts—blog/karen-mccullough-and-the-challenge-of-the-amateur-detective

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Heather McNeill Interview

The heroine of my Market Center Mysteries series (which so far includes only A Gift for Murder, though more are forthcoming) agreed to be interviewed at Sarah’s Story Lines for her Thursday Tell-All feature. You can read the interview here: … Continue reading

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Blog Post on Query Letters

If you’re interested in learning about writing query letters: I’ve blogged on it at the Romance at Large Blog.  You can read the post here: Writing a Query Letter that Works

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Is Nancy Drew Still Sleuthing Today?

Beth Kanell, one of my fellow authors from the brand new e-book 25 Years in the Rearview Mirror, 52 Authors Look Back, and I are doing a blog exchange today, so after you read Beth’s post here you can read mine on … Continue reading

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I’m visiting the One Woman Crime Wave blog

Come check out my post on Vicki Delaney’s One Woman Crime Wave blog as part of the blog event for the 25 Years in the Rearview Anthology: http://klondikeandtrafalgar.blogspot.com/2012/09/welcome-to-karen-mccullough.html I talk about getting kids to read.

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My Post on the Olympics at Source Immortal

I’m being distracted from writing by the Olympics…  Read about why at the Source Immortal blog: http://sourceimmortal.com/uncategorized/distracted-by-the-olympics/

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Guest Blogging

I’m doing a guest spot at Terry O’Dell’s blog today, talking about my approach to magic in my recent novel, Magic, Murder and Microcircuits, and how I developed the system of magic I used for that book: http://terryodell.blogspot.com/2012/04/magic-and-science-wizards-and-physics.html Come on … Continue reading

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