Ric Wasley

Ric Wasley has a 40 year professional career history in advertising, publishing and marketing in Boston, New York and San Francisco. He has degrees in history and psychology and has been trained in debating, public speaking and stage acting. A large part of his 40-year career was spent in numerous professional and business settings as a presenter and featured speaker at seminars and professional meetings.

Ric has been a visiting professor at Worcester Polytech Institute. He also teaches a popular course on marketing for authors at prominent venues such as the venerable “Cape Cod Writers Conference”. Ric is a published author of a Mystery Series and multiple other novels.

Ric Wasley – Author – Speaker

Mystery Writers of America and the Cape Cod Writers Group  

The McCarthy Mystery Series 

  • The Scrimshaw – A McCarthy Mystery 2008
  • Shadow of Innocence –A McCarthy Mystery – 2007
  • Acid Test – A McCarthy Mystery –2004

Other books and stories

Midnight Blue – A Mystery/Vampire/Romance2010

Echoes down a Dark WellA Paranormal/Mystery thriller – 2012 

Candle in the WindA History/Mystery – 2013  

The Girl with Far Away Eyes – A Paranormal Thriller – 2015


  • At my Window with a Broken Wing – Contemporary/Romance – 2009

Short Stories:

  • Embers – Historical – 2008
  • The Night – Vampire – 2008
  • Long Black Veil – (Weirdly 3 – Anthology) Historical/Paranormal – 2010