I'm developing several ideas to pitch to agents next year: 1. A series featuring Ricoh Cannon, copier repairman and amateur crime-solver. First books: "TONER CARNAGE," "THE COPY CAT KILLINGS" and…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Sally Carpenter Jan 6, 2011.
I finally got around to starting Stephen King's new novella collection, "Full Dark, No Stars," and was taken with the second tale, "Big Driver." In it, an author of cozy mystery novels is waylaid,…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by JackBludis Dec 27, 2010.
I've been watching a lot of Seventies fare lately, and have discovered some real gems and the occasional dud ("The Seven-Ups," a limp attempt to carry on the "French Connection" franchise with a…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Susan Jul 27, 2011.
I've been on a recent Chandler kick, and have been making mental notes about what I can take away from him to use in my own writing: 1. Keep It Lean. Chandler doesn't waste a word, and his books are…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Dana King Dec 28, 2010.