Okay, I didn't literally dodge any bullets. But it felt like I did last week when I was in Chicago, getting my daughter settled into art school. Read rest of post.
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A reviewer once said of one of my books, "Lilley has cornered the market in red herrings." Read more...
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Just returned from my first Thrillerfest in NYC. It was fantastic! You can read my notes at the Kill Zone http://tinyurl.com/nayvwg
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I'm visiting my family in North Carolina this week, and was pleased to run across an article in a local paper that described the enduring value of regional dialects. Read rest of post.
I was happy to read that JA Konrath's novella, SERIAL, has been the #1-Kindle Bestseller for the past nine days. Read post.
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I was still recovering from Sunday's 4.7 earthquake in LA when I heard the news that must have sent a shiver of apprehension through the publishing industry: Scrbd, the publishing web site that gets around 60 million hits a day, began selling books online. Read rest of…
I was gobsmacked recently when I read that the Boston Globe might be shut down by the New York Times. This story may be a bad omen for publishing in general. Read the post.
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Bestseller. That's why we're all in the blogosphere, isn't it? We all want to write (or read) a bestseller, we writer-reader-bloggers.Read the rest of the post.
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I got a chuckle out of last Sunday's post by PD Martin. In the comments section, a reader confessed, "I do have to say that thriller writers scare me a little." Read post.
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Today The Kill Zone welcomes acclaimed Aussie author PD Martin, for an in-depth discussion of why crime fiction authors make the most stimulating dinner companions...Read… Continue
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My subject today is how to write a really, really evil character. Read post.
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God, how I hate having to deal with point of view. Whenever I'm writing, POV feels like a technical constraint that limits expression. Read post
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Every successful thriller begins with a distinctive atmosphere. Read post
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As I mentioned in a post a few weeks ago, I've been working on a new thriller. Read post.
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The national economic meltdown was brought home to me this week.Read post
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After Clare's dreamweaver post yesterday, I thought I'd slam us back to earth with some Tool-Guy talk (okay so I'm a Tool Gal, but honestly. who bothers to check under the belt?). Read post.