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The 3 Years it took to write By Accident
The 3 Years it took to write By Accident

It’s taken 3 years to bring By Accident to publication.  By Accident is the fifth in my Santa Monica police procedural series. Back in the day, whenever that was, I could write one crime novel a...

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Joy at Writing The End
Joy at Writing The End

Anyone who writes will appreciate the joy of getting to an end of a piece of work that hooks all the segments together, ties up all the loose ends, and arrives at the right place to stop.  Gasp! The...

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Mar Preston – Crime Fiction Author
Detective Dave Mason’s Santa Monica

Detective Dave Mason's Santa Monica No Dice, Rip-Off,  On Behalf of the Family, & A Very Private School, and By Accident are a series of crime fiction novels that take place in Santa Monica,...

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