Joni Hubred

As a writer inspired by classic and current mysteries, I love sharing stories about women who live authentically, love deeply, and carry themselves with good humor and grace. Nikki Nielsen, the heroine of my first novel, is one–and many more wait in the wings.

What’s on my mind… 

Starting again and again and again

One of my favorite songs is about my adopted home state and recorded by The Accidentals, who know it better than most. “Michigan and Again”, the band told NPR, came out of a crowd-funding effort for a tour: “We kind of struggled coming up with a concept, a concise concept to describe where we come…

“Write what disturbs you, what you fear, what you have not been willing to speak about. Be willing to be split open.”
~ Natalie Goldberg ~
“Every murderer is probably somebody’s old friend.”
~ Agatha Christie ~