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Growing up, I always wanted to like olives. But every time I put one in my mouth I winced and spat it out. For some reason, though, I wouldn’t let things lie. 848 more words

Nobody Knows: What Type of Mystery are you Writing?

A member of the Thriller Readers Google+ group recently asked if “certain sub-genre thrillers written by experts in those areas seem to portray more realistic stories than your everyday fiction writer?” That got me to thinking: I guess it depends on what genre and sub-genre you like to read. 491 more words

Mystery Writing 101

Lucius Shepard, R.I.P.

Lucius Shepard


If you’ve never read Lucius Shepard, perhaps now is the time to pay some gratitude and pick up one of his books. Any collection will do really. 288 more words