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Poker, Television, and a visit to New Hope

Over at Ellery Queen Magazine’s blog, Peter Hochstein asked me and a few other crime writers about what makes poker such an interesting game. He also talks about a 57-year running game that’s had Lawrence Block, Don Westlake, and Otto Penzler at its table. 118 more words

Crime Fiction

The nominees for the 2017 Derringer Awards

Margo Power, publisher of Murderous Intent Mystery Magazine founded the Short Mystery Fiction Society in 1996 to increase publication and regard for the short story format. 427 more words

Short Stories

When Magazines Struggle

The news came via a handful of flimsy postcards.

Four beloved fiction magazines were altering their formats to print only “double issues.”

The catch?

They were dropping down to bimonthly releases. 675 more words

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