Tag Archives: Mystery

Mystery Writers’ Key West Fest – Murder and Mayhem in Paradise

Michael Haskins – www.michaelhaskins.net I want to run this idea by you readers. I have been asked by some local Key West writers to help put on an event somewhat on the lines of SleuthFest & Bouchercon. It would start … Continue reading

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Should I be thanking the Boston Red Sox?

“To Beat the Devil,” the newest Mick Murphy Key West Mystery, is on Kindle and has been for about 18 days. As of this writing, it has sold 152 copies and ranks about 9,600 in Kindle sales. I guess that’s … Continue reading

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Vampire Slayer Murdered in Key West

This past weekend, right in time for Halloween, my collection of short stories – Vampire Slayer Murdered in Key West – went on sale on Amazon as a trade paperback ($10) and as a Kindle eBook. I presented the stories … Continue reading

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Without Communism, who do we love to hate? Here’s an idea . . .

As a mystery write some really strange things catch my attention and I ask myself, “What if . . .” usually to the dismay of my wife who is still wondering why I don’t ‘work.’ This weekend there was to … Continue reading

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Key West Mystery Festival 2012

The KW Mystery Festival turned out better than I expected! Which is good. The panel was informative, the audience was a full house. Well, let me explain that. Not many people sat in the front row. Not sure why because … Continue reading

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Miami Book Fair

Last Saturday, 11 a.m., I was on a panel at the Miami Book Fair with fellow mystery writer Jack Harney. Bob Williamson, a friend and MWA member, was the moderator. It was a great opportunity for me but I think … Continue reading

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A little taste of Stairway to the Bottom

I am working on my deadline for Stairway to the Bottom, so instead of doing a blog on writing or boating or Key West, I thought I’d give you chapter one of the book and maybe whet your curiosity. Of … Continue reading

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Release of ‘lost’ Mick Murphy mystery

Michael Haskins Key West I am going to add a Mick Murphy novel to Kindle in a week or so and then put it out as a trade paperback to be distributed on Amazon. REVENGE is one of three Mick … Continue reading

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