CD Moulton

Biography

Born in Florida, travelled the world as a rock guitarist with some big names in the late sixties, early seventies. Been everything from a high steel worker to longshoreman, from musician to bar owner, and much more. Educated in botany and genetics. Now living in paradise (Panamá!)

Smashwords Interview

When did you begin writing?
Seriously, 1984. I had articles in magazines and such before.
You write about a lot of things. What is your background?
I've done everything from running a concession stand to managing a junkyard, from commercial fishing to high steel worker, and was a professional musician from '67 - 74. I was with some big names, such as Janis Joplin. I've traveled a lot and have lived is several countries.
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Books

Humorosity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
4 stories, 3 novellas and 1 short, of very strange and funny things that happened, or didn't, based on people I know - who think they are hilarious. Go figure!
Eeny, Meenie, Mynie, Murder
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Very wealthy people are being murdered. There is no connection among them and each with a different MO - but a gardenia is left on each body. They all hold control stock in three of the corporations much in the news lately.
Possession, and Expectancies of Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
3 novellas of possession, voodoo and mystery. From a man possessed by his dead mother to a man chased by an unknow voodoo master to a conflict between a voodoo master and a, supposedly, normal man. Things are not often as they may seem to the individual.
Aunts, Moons and Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint Faraday series, 4 novellas, Dead Aunts, A Bloody Shame, Death Doesn't Wait and Dead Man's Moon. From a student's aunts being murdered to a purge of corrupt police and judges to a weird non-accident on a kite boat to an omen.
The Zero Theory
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
An unscientific attempt to explain the Zero Theory of the beginning of the universe. I am no mathematician or astrophysicist or whatever. I need someone who can put it into mathematical/scientific language if it is accepted as something that deserves investigation.
The von Artle Legacy Chadam House Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,770. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Demonology & Satanism
There is no category listed for this. It is not a religious treatise, nor is it anything to do with Satanism. Based on a true happening. A woman inherits a house on an island in Florida. She and her husband move there and begin restoring the old place. They encounter three ghosts. Two are friendly, one is definitely not! Why were there ghosts where no murders or any such things ever occurred?
The Mysterious Merlin Tyana
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,620. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Merlin Tyana is a mysterious man who appears, always during a thunderstorm, to solve or prevent murders. Written in the English style of the 50s and 60s A series of short stories. All the stories from Enter Merlin Tyana and Mirrors
Paradise, Hell and Vacations
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
5 novellas concerning occult and voodoo; Hell Byrd in Paradise, Witch Way to Hell, The Face in the Sunset, Death Expectancy and A Vacation in Hell. From a voodoo master to a cursed hired killer to a face in the clouds to a vacation on Hell Island-
Reality Sucks
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
H. H. Twilterwaller is living in reality with dreams that are way out. He is in a bad situation with a drudge wife and worse daughter. The contrast with what he had planned and the reality was at the breaking point. Then it broke.
Three Retired Detectives In Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three novellas featuring all three detectives from C. D. Moulton's series. CD Grimes, Nick Storie and Clint Faraday. They are all getting older. Cases of international intrigue, murder and protecting the comarca
Four Little Tales of Murder and Insanity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,620. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Four novellas, from comedy, to weird to insanity to murder. One based on mixing of characters "met" on Facebook. I wonder which one that was?
Death of a Bodybuilder
Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
He was the owner of the gym in the town. He was not liked, being arrogant and bigoted, but no one would seriously want to kill him. But someone did.
What A Weekend!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A synthesis of characters encountered on a Facebook group. I would put this as too far out to believe before reading what they post regularly. This is a satirical comedy piece. The characters do not exist in reality ... well, maybe they do.
The Secret of Mud Lake: Collector's Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dr. Knight is known for paranormal research. He gets a call to investigate the deaths of seven young people. It is obviously a serial killer. He is a paranormal investigator. He may be able to solve that, but what about the secret of Mud Lake? Is it a monster, like the legends say, or something else entirely? Is he putting himself into the position of the next victim?
Common Herb Cures Prostate and Other Cancers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Cure prostate and other cancers, eczema, Leishmaniasis, and more using a common herb that’s been around for millennia. Based on personal experience. I am writing this without using my reading glasses – which I have needed for more than fifteen years!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book Final: Death Closes the Case
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
I wrote a final book in the series and was asked to write another by several people. This is it, and is the final book in the series. A group is trying to steal the Indio land. There is little time to stop them as Clint has a brain tumor. If he has to walk up to them on the street and blow their brains out, so be it! He hopes there's another way.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 55: A Vacation to Die For Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A "Valley girl" wins a vacation to die for. She goes to Bocas del Toro - and dies. She is murdered. Clint investigates to find who and what is behind it.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 54: Death From Natural Causes Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint receives a call from The Darien. There has been a killing the police there wanted to call a death from natural causes, but Dave said to call him. Natural causes? The drug people who the victim was messed up with? Execution is a natural cause!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 53: Dead Serious
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man in a restaurant says he will go after the corrupt crooks in the area. They are powerful. He couldn't be serious. He replies that he is dead serious. Then those crooks start getting murdered. Clint investigates when an Indio is shot. What is it really about, and what does the museum have to do with it?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 52: Killer Deal Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A killer deal where a man is going to run a fishing boat out of Mariato. The problem is that big-time mobsters go out in the boat and don't come back. That could get hairy. What's behind it?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 51: Dead Man Talking Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
A man is learning a lot about history from an old pirate. The man is killed. It turns out he was a young man, a great grandson of the pirate. Investigating the murder turns up an old pirate ship and a huge treasure. Can Clint find a way to keep that for the Ngobe? He will have to fight the politics here and elsewhere to do it!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 50: Where Death Waits Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is in Buabidi with family. A body is found with no cause of death. It is in the Valley Where Death Waits. According to legend, no evil person or person not of the Ngobe will live there. Then there is another. A psychic investigator Clint knew from another case joins him. Was this actually death from the spirits of the ancients or murder? Or both.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 49: Flowers for the Grave Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is visiting a friend near Mali when a young woman comes through gathering flowers for her mother's grave. She is found strangled in a shallow grave with some of those flowers on it. Clint investigates to find she was a nymphomaniac and knew it. She had her life exactly the way she wanted it..So who killed her? Why? The society is very tolerant of such things here. She was actually popular.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 48: Dead in the Water Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old ship suddenly is in Chiriqui Grande harbor. It disappeared in the Devil's Triangle more than 35 years ago. There are skeletons - and the recently murdered body of the captain aboard.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 47: Dead Drunk Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint gets a call before daylight. There is a problem with a dead drunk. Clint asks why he should be bothered with some drunk. Sergio says not that kind of a dead drunk. There was a body. Oh. That kind.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 46: Dead Man's Moon Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is having a beer with Indio friends in Chiriqui Grande as a full moon rises over the Caribbean. There is a red spot on the moon. A friend says it is a dead man's moon. Someone will die by the knife. Clint goes to Cusapín - where a body awaits him A man stabbed to death. What did it have to do with laundering money and some lawyers?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 45: Death Doesn't Wait Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A hippie type girl is spouting bad poetry in the cantina on the comarca, then talks with Omar bout kiting in the morning. He warns her that it's a dangerous sport. She says when her time comes, it comes. Death doesn't wait for anyone. It certainly didn't wait for her. What was really behind her murder?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 44: A Bloody Shame Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A group are talking about the corruption in the fiscalia an David. They say something has to be done about it. Those crooks are stealing the life savings from retired people. Then the corrupt judges and police are getting murdered. Seeing it is confined to those corrupt few, should they really try to find the killers? CAN they find them? too many people wanted that whole bunch murdered!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 43: Dead Aunts Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is talking with a teacher who will finish university soon and take a job on the comarca. He asks if there are any problems. None except the dead aunt's. "Dead ants? What's the problem? Sweep them out. What? They were poisoned?" "No. They were strangled." "How do you strangle an ant? ... Oh, shit!"
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 42: A Smidgen of Murder Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A woman gets a dose of cyanide at a gourmet club dinner. She was the clingy needy type no one liked. She had problems with almost everyone at the dinner. It was the kind of thing where they avoided her, but not a killing kind of thing - but she was dead. Who and why?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 41: Live the Easy Way - Die the Hard Way Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A friend with Clint in Pedasi remarks that a local con man, who was living it up with the women, sure seemed to be living the easy life. Clint said living the easy way sometimes leads to dying the hard way. then the con man dies. The hard way. The REALLY hard way!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 40: Dead Tired Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,510. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man is dead tired all the time. He gets plenty of sleep, but has strange dreams and wakes up exhausted, sometimes with cuts and bruises. They decide he is a sleepwalker. He can stop it by taking medication. Then he dies in an accident on his ATV. While asleep. There is something else behind it. What does radioactive gas have to do with it?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 39: A Grave Mistake Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint and family are dining at La Tipica in David. Two women are at the next table, one making remarks about the people there and being rude and demanding. she wrote a romance book and was making good sales. It had gone to her head. She made remarks about some others because her Spanish wasn't good. She misunderstood them. Tyna said she was making a grave mistake. She didn't mean it that way.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 38: Dead Reckoning Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint and family are it Cusapín. An obnoxious brat is murdered. What is behind killing an eight year old kid? What has a sheik to do with it? Is the dead child really the one who was to be next sheik?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 37: Scream Muddy Murder Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A terrified scream in the wee hours. A man electrocuted in a place there is no electricity. Scientists from Germany. Is there some kind of mad scientist involved? Get real!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 36: Deadly Game Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man Clint meets is going to a poker game with two people from Tampa, Florida. Clint warns him that they are bad news and will cheat him. He goes anyway and is cheated, causing him to have to kill one of them. Clint uses disguises to find what they wanted and why.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 35: A Hit that Missed Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint's nutty botanist friend discovers a new species of Anthurium. A bunch of botanists come to compete for who gets to name it. Someone tries to kill Dave. Someone does kill one of the scientists. It doesn't seem to be about the plant, but it does. Then Clint discovers what it's really about and must stop it.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 34: Bored to Death Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A woman walks along the beach at Cusapín and meets the Faraday family. They becomes friends. she is running away from her business in Texas, but is becoming bored. They stay in contact. There has been some time with no communication, Then her body is found - only it is not her! Her son and daughter are there all of a sudden? A Colombian gangster is involved? What is going on?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 33: Die Trying Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
English Dan went into the mountains, against all advice, to find gold. He said he would find it or die trying. People came from his business while he was in the mountains. He was shot. Clint helped an Indio friend bury him. Then he came walking into town with some gold he'd found.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 32: Blood and Gold Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An elderly woman is murdered in her home in front of a large safe. Clint is able to open the safe when he finds the combination in a recipe book It is filled with gold bars marked as coming from Mexico in 1939. She had lived on Isla Colón for 30 years and had millions of dollars worth of gold in her house? Where did it come from? Who knew about it after 75 years?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 31: Rest in Pieces Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint and Tyna are visiting in Puerto Armuelles when an obnoxious tourist grabs at Tyna. Clint tosses him out of the bar. A friend says that one's headstone will read R.I.P. - for rest in pieces. Then the obnoxious jerk is found in his boat, dead. Cut to pieces. Who? Who were the three Che Guevaras? What were they doing in Puerto Armuelles?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 30: A Timely Burial Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is talking to a man at the docks, then goes home to find that man's funeral is slated for tomorrow. It would seem that he would have mentioned it ten minutes ago! There was, however, a body. A body who was carrying the man's passport.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 29: Grave Responsibility Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An Indigeno friend of Clint's is charged with murdering his brother. Ridiculous! What is really behind this and who actually killed him?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 28: A Poisonous Personality Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A woman who is vitriolic and demanding in a bar. She's being poisoned. Why would anyone bother with such as her? What is her real story? Clint investigates to find there is a lot more than what shows on the surface with this one. Did she murder her husband?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 27: A Wreath for Sam Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sam has a funeral wreath delivered with a note that was, to say the least, threatening. What was it about? What did a couple of Colombians have to do with it? Was Sam unknowingly mixed up with money laundering?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 26: Curtain Death Collector's Edition
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two bodies on the damn after a heavy fog. Appear to be H&R, but, those two? Definitely murder! What was behind it? Another oil moving scheme?
Update: Fading Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 15,560. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Legal systems
Changes that have taken place in Panamá in my situation since 2012. Not much has changed. My friend has had several more schemes tried, but they are basically what was originally described. Nothing was done during the Martinelli presidency.
Clint Faraday Myteries Book 25: If the Shroud Fits - Wear It! Collector's Edition
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Judi is putting on a play she wrote for the Children's Hospital. A woman ruins the play with ad libs and overacting. The man who plays death in the play is murdered. Who and why?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 24: Death Walks Beside Me Collector's Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint meets a very sad man in the jungle. He says that death is walking beside him. Every time he finds a close friend that friend ends up murdered. What was behind it? What did a pedophile ring have to do with it?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 23: Dead Slow Collector's Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,530. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint and friends are returning from a fishing trip. They are cautioned to go dead slow. The police are investigating two bodies found on a boat. Clint helps. Voodoo? What was behind it? How was it done?
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