Mystery Mondays: Viv Drewa on Mystery, Thriller or Suspense


This week on Mystery Mondays we have Viv Drewa, also known as the Owl Lady. I met Viv online via blogging. She’s hosted me on her site, and we comment back and forth on writing. Viv generously shares Mystery Mondays on a regular basis, so if you’re inclined to share, now’s your chance.

Maybe in the comments below, Viv will let us know why she’s called the Owl Lady.

So on to Viv…

Mystery, Thriller or Suspense by Viv Drew

These three genres can be used alone in any combination depending on the book you are writing. But what’s the difference? Let’s look at each one.

Mystery: a detective or other law enforcement person, or really anyone will be in a position to solve a murder or some type of puzzle, and finally exposes, or captures, the villain. Throughout the novel the reader has no idea who the villain…

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About The Owl Lady

Viv Drewa is a Michigan native who has enjoyed reading and writing since 1963. Though she studied medicinal chemistry at the University of Michigan, her passion has always been writing. She had been awarded third place for her nonfiction short story about her grandfather's escape from Poland. Later, she rewrote this story and was published in the "Polish American Journal" as "From the Pages of Grandfather's Life" and has republished it on Amazon.com as a short story. Viv took creative and journalism courses to help in her transition to fulfill her dream of becoming a writer. She worked as an intern for Port Huron's 'The Times Herald", and also wrote, edited and did the layout or the Blue Water Multiple Sclerosis newsletter "Thumb Prints." She also has a business promoting authors. Owl and Pussycat Book Promotions. Viv, her husband Bob and their cat Princess, live in Fort Gratiot, Michigan.

2 comments on “Mystery Mondays: Viv Drewa on Mystery, Thriller or Suspense

  1. Thanks for reblogging. I hope your readers drop by to read the exciting excerpt…It’s a ripper.

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