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The world is not breathless in anticipation of my next murder mystery.

I imagine those of you who are mystery writers have also received this memo. Everyone is writing murder mysteries these days. There are mysteries that open an aperture into the world of dogs, of Boston gamblers, Icelandic housewives, Venetian art … READ MORE »

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Ninety Seconds Stark Terror

The Pitch Slam—or Pitch Slap—is that moment in a writer’s life when you are for the first time across a table from a living, breathing literary agent.  For the writer, this person is more important to you than your beloved, … READ MORE »

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