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Maybe You Can’t Tell a Book by Its Cover, But You Can Sure Sell It That Way

Maybe You Can’t Tell a Book by Its Cover, But You Can Sure Sell It That Way

I read a fascinating post on the Jezebel website by Kelly Faircloth  in which she recounted ...

The Magical Lure of the Intimate Voice

The Magical Lure of the Intimate Voice

I have written here and elsewhere of the power of a great opening line. If you ...

A Truly Challenging Question for Me (and You)

A Truly Challenging Question for Me (and You)

I received an email from the folks at Goodreads asking for me to answer the following ...

God or Huck Finn: Who Should Tell Your Story?

God or Huck Finn: Who Should Tell Your Story?

An online discussion among several of my fellow Poisoned Pen Press authors got me thinking about ...

Who Tells the Story: From the Bible to Marlowe

Who Tells the Story: From the Bible to Marlowe

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Who will tell the story? Every author must answer that question before typing "Chapter One" at the ...

Mysteries for Literary Snobs

Mysteries for Literary Snobs

Courtesy of Flickr Once upon a time, novels were just, well, novels. Pride and Prejudice was once ...