It’s Launch Day for The Hazard for Spies, just published.

Starting May 2, look for an octave of promotional posts on the W.Ink facebook page as well as on M.A. Lee’s website.

Or go ahead and find it here:


Poetry for poets continues over at Writers Ink Nonfiction.

On the 5th is Poetry Mirrors Now, featuring “Paper Cup” by the 5th Dimension’s Jimmy Webb.

On the 15th is Personal Change > Social Change, featuring “Both Sides Now” by uber hippy chick Joni Mitchell and popularized by singer Judy Collins.

On the 25th is Riddling Allegories with Carole King’s famous “Tapestry“.

Analysis of concepts and craft to help improve your own poems.

March featured:

Sting’s “Fortress Around Your Heart”

Rufus Wainwright and the Hollies’ “He Ain’t Heavy, He’s my Brother”


Dolly Parton’s “Wildflowers”, a song that proves the 4 Requirements of Song as well as changed my whole viewpoint about country music.

Back up and read them all!


On this day in 2017, M.A. Lee published The Dangers to Hearts, a continuation of Jess Carter’s story.

Jess Carter was introduced in the first book of the Hearts in Hazard series, A Game of Secrets.

Thwarted by love in A Game of Secrets, what will block his love for Agatha in The Dangers to Hearts?

Will arson destroy their love? Or will a death from a decade before?

View the story here:

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