We done broke Dan Malmon. 30 writers. 2 beloved mainstays of the crime community. 1 victim. An AWESOME cause. A few months ago I got an FB message from Dan & Kate Malmon - I screamed "YES" at my scream before I finished reading what they sent (and promptly realized I'd need to type a … Continue reading In Malmon-orium? Malmorium? He’s Dead Jim? Who The Fuck Is Jim?
Waiting on a delayed plane and a late connecting flight, so hey, I've got time. # The very last thing I did before leaving my second Bouchercon was shake Walter Mosely's hand and thank him for being him. My hands didn't quit trembling until I had to pay my cabbie outside Louis Armstrong International. This … Continue reading BoucherBlog
So I finally finished the first draft to BLACKY JAGUAR AGAINST THE COOL CLUX CULT!!!, the follow up to my wildly acknowledged novella, THE FURY OF BLACKY JAGUAR. Only took about a year to write a fucking novella (among a ton of other projects, thankfully). This was a tough one. Not because of any fears … Continue reading Long time no rant…
An article by Gabino Iglesias over at Entropy got me thinking about being an “other” as a writer. Give it a read, he points out some frustrating and interesting bits about the use of Spanish language in his fiction and how some readers seemed to recoil at the slight discomfort of having to use their … Continue reading Nόɱȅñčĺąŧüŗè
The market is now open on ALL terrible takes of that name. TUGLIT, HUGLIT, SMUGLIT. The possibilities are ENDLESS...or as large as the entry in the rhyming dictionary for 'thug'. Whatever, fuck off. So either this cold is making me feel all feelsy or the recent news that Big Daddy Thug aka Todd Robinson (author … Continue reading HUGLIT