Mystery Writers Forum

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length
Advanced search  


New Profile Fields Available. More info here.

collapse collapse
* Search

* User Info
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

* Who's Online
  • Dot Guests: 29
  • Dot Hidden: 0
  • Dot Users: 0

There aren't any users online.


We have an Amazon store now. Link in the menu bar, and more info here.

General Discussion and News

No New Posts

Forum Announcements

Forum News, TOS, Privacy statements, and FAQ are all located here.

152 Posts
45 Topics
Last post by Bob Mueller
in Upcoming Server Maintena...
on January 16, 2014, 10:14:13 PM
No New Posts


Nothing is off topic here. Rants, raves, BSP - it's all good.

5,753 Posts
1,198 Topics
Last post by Bob Mueller
in Welcome Tchaynie277!
on February 18, 2018, 04:18:54 PM
No New Posts

Technology Troubles

If you're on a computer reading this, you've got 'em. Or maybe they're a plot line...whatever, here's the place to talk tech.

366 Posts
59 Topics
Last post by tholepin
in Re: Thoughts about lapto...
on December 26, 2016, 06:39:04 AM
No New Posts

Writing Advice

Trade and get advice on writing issues and problems. Grammar, spelling, dialog - that's all fair game

1,467 Posts
203 Topics
Last post by tracy18
in Re: Text Editors
on February 15, 2018, 07:05:04 AM
No New Posts

Genre Impaired

Writing a mystery that crosses into other genres? Discuss your trials and tribulations here.

232 Posts
19 Topics
Last post by Dave Freas
in Re: mystery/romance
on September 07, 2017, 10:47:57 PM
No New Posts


Discussion of the elements of a successful cozy

91 Posts
12 Topics
Last post by GradStudent_10
in Cozy Mystery Survey
on February 17, 2017, 01:08:04 AM

The Business of Writing

No New Posts


How to get one, warnings about them, and other info

86 Posts
31 Topics
Last post by drpeg
in Using Publishers Marketp...
on August 09, 2017, 08:54:45 AM
No New Posts

Contests/Writing Opportunities

What contests or job opportunities are there for mystery writers? Share your knowledge.

46 Posts
25 Topics
Last post by Ronasaki
in Re: Writers for Interact...
on September 13, 2017, 05:37:15 AM
No New Posts


Tell us about upcoming conferences and give feedback on conferences you've attended

154 Posts
43 Topics
Last post by Sominaka
in Re: Iceland Writers Retr...
on May 04, 2017, 03:11:27 AM
No New Posts

Industry News/Info

Share the lastest scoop on trends, what's selling, new imprints, whatever!

204 Posts
16 Topics
Last post by TheDeeMan
in Re: The Continentals: My...
on December 02, 2013, 05:58:10 AM
No New Posts

Laws about Writing

Copyrights, contracts, publishing law...the stuff that can get you sued.

67 Posts
15 Topics
Last post by Alen91kane
in Re: Can you copyright a ...
on September 04, 2017, 08:17:44 AM
No New Posts

Publicity & Promotion

Things that work, things that don't.

66 Posts
15 Topics
Last post by B L McAllister
in Re: Photo campaign in su...
on May 23, 2013, 06:23:30 PM
No New Posts


Exchange info about what publishers and e-publishers are doing/buying/turning down.

55 Posts
17 Topics
Last post by Kat
in Poisoned Pen Press Open ...
on July 14, 2017, 02:58:10 PM

Life and Death

No New Posts

Courtroom Confusion

Clear up the nuances of courtroom procedure here

58 Posts
15 Topics
Last post by Dave Freas
in Re: Lawyers and clients
on July 10, 2016, 07:44:29 PM
No New Posts

Death Details

Share information on stabbing, poisoning, whatever.

267 Posts
43 Topics
Last post by Antonio G.
in After drowning
on November 12, 2017, 12:50:19 AM
No New Posts

Historical Mystery Writing

Problems, questions and advice for those writing historical mysteries

55 Posts
10 Topics
Last post by Alen91kane
in Re: How to Write Histori...
on June 26, 2017, 01:23:13 PM
No New Posts

Medical Moments

Is there a doctor in the house? Maybe it won't kill you, but it'll sure make you feel bad

269 Posts
47 Topics
Last post by Old Bill
in Re: A Question for Medic...
on January 23, 2018, 08:42:37 AM
No New Posts

Police Procedures

Find out how the cops do it.

846 Posts
173 Topics
Last post by Antonio G.
on November 08, 2017, 05:34:22 AM
No New Posts

Private Eyes

Private Eyes, they're watching you, they see your every move....

34 Posts
6 Topics
Last post by B L McAllister
in Re: could a PI really te...
on October 14, 2013, 04:34:25 PM
No New Posts


If it cuts, goes bang, boom, or otherwise hurts you, this is where you need to be

245 Posts
33 Topics
Last post by producer103
in Re: New Mystery novel
on May 31, 2017, 07:19:59 AM

Help me!

No New Posts

Priceless Advice

Archived posts from the old MWF site.

37 Posts
32 Topics
Last post by Bob Mueller
in MOVED: Free Publishing G...
on June 20, 2007, 07:13:05 PM
No New Posts

BookMarc by Peter Abresch

A collection of posts from Peter E. Abresch Sr.'s weekly column on writing

30 Posts
30 Topics
Last post by Bob Mueller
in Point of View -- Part 4
on October 18, 2006, 05:56:22 PM

Mystery Writers Forum - Info Center

Recent Posts

Recent Posts

Welcome Tchaynie277! by Bob Mueller (Chat)
February 18, 2018, 04:18:54 PM
Re: Text Editors by tracy18 (Writing Advice )
February 15, 2018, 07:05:04 AM
Welcome Antha! by Bob Mueller (Chat)
February 14, 2018, 09:28:58 PM
Re: Can you copyright a name - any name? by Maya Willis (Chat)
February 12, 2018, 02:24:11 PM
Welcome Maya Willis! by Bob Mueller (Chat)
February 12, 2018, 02:19:37 PM

Forum Stats

Forum Stats

10,886 Posts in 2,148 Topics by 946 Members. Latest Member: Tchaynie277
Latest Post: "Welcome Tchaynie277!" ( February 18, 2018, 04:18:54 PM )
View the most recent posts on the forum.

Users Online

Users Online

29 Guests, 0 Users

Most Online Today: 50. Most Online Ever: 217 (August 03, 2017, 01:43:19 AM)

Login Forgot your password?


* Calendar
February 2018
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 [21] 22 23 24
25 26 27 28

No calendar events were found.

Paying the bills...

* Forum Staff
admin Bob Mueller
admin MWF Bot
gmod MysteryAdmin
Global Moderator
gmod laurihart
Global Moderator

Page created in 0.027 seconds with 15 queries.

SimplePortal 2.3.3 © 2008-2010, SimplePortal