Authors I Know You’ll Love

Warning!!! This post will cost you hours of timeSo… I promised I’d give you all an update on writing progress, and I will. Soon. Before that let me show you what I’ve been reading, not all of it, because there were some duds and I’m …

Noir Crime Movie Review: Everybody Has A Plan 2012

Viggo does a nifty double act here, and neither character could be called heroic; just about everyone is a villain, and if not they’re either cops or victims. The setting is river marshland, as much a character as the actors. The acting is solid throughout …

The Simple Art of Murder

In The Simple Art of Murder, Raymond Chandler lays a hard series of jabs to the guts of most “detective” novels prior to and including his own era – he wields a harsh pen against some of his contemporary’s. What follows are then short stories penned by the “sage grandfather of noir”.