Professional Crime-Writers and Crime-Fighters
31 March 2020
For Your Quarantine-House Arrest Viewing Pleasure
by Paul D. Marks I work at home. And we live off the beaten path, so I'm home a lot and used to it. Disciplined. Etc. But knowing th...
30 March 2020
Talking About Dialogue III: Dialogue and Plot
by Steve Liskow Last time, we discussed how dialogue can deepen character, so today we'll look at how it can advance your plot. Obvi...
29 March 2020
A Pound of Flesh: Journaling
The all-powerful "They," whoever these experts are, suggest that writers should journal their daily experiences to help out their...
28 March 2020
Why Writing a Cozy Murder May Kill Me
For most of my author life, I have written mob capers. (Okay, there was that trilogy of ribald sexy fantasy that started my career, but sur...
27 March 2020
Our New Normal
*** I don't remember exactly when I met Kristin Kisska . She's one of those people I happily see every year at Malice Domes...
26 March 2020
Little Plague on the Prairie:
The 1918-19 Diary of Anna Eneboe
Page One of Anna Eneboe's diary, which she kept from 1918 until late 1919: Miss Anna Eneboe Pierpont So. Dak. My day book Com...
25 March 2020
"Cover her face; mine eyes dazzle." - The Duchess of Malfi My pal Carole back in Baltimore recommends the latest BBC...
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