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Daily Writing Tip 49 of 100, Stay In Touch With That Hunger

For one hundred days, I’m going to post a writing tip each day. I have a whole bookshelf full of writing books and I want to do some reading and increased studying of this valuable resource. 183 more words

Writing

Thank God It’s Monday! #mysteries #writing #crimefiction

Thank God It’s Monday! Getting us off on the right foot, here’s a quote from Lawrence Block, from his introduction to his updated and expanded  102 more words

Books

Review: Resume Speed

Strange the world about me lies,
Never yet familiar grown–
Still disturbs me with surprise,
Haunts me like a face half known.

In this house with starry dome,

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Book Review: After the First Death

Book Review: After the First Death

This book was written by my favorite author, Lawrence Block. It is a murder mystery like most of his novels. 165 more words

Blogging

Daily Writing Tip 18 of 100, Where Do You Get Your Ideas

For one hundred days, I’m going to post a writing tip each day. I have a whole bookshelf full of writing books and I want to do some reading and increased studying of this valuable resource. 250 more words

Texas

Feelin' the Bern...Rhodenbarr

Before Bernie Sanders there was Bernie Rhodenbarr, Lawrence Block’s expert thief and used bookstore owner. While Bern is good at his chosen profession, unfortunate situations always seem to occur, like an unexpected dead body showing up at the wrong time, which forces our anti-hero to have to investigate the murder in order to clear his name. 396 more words

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