What’s a Nice Guy Like Me Doing in a Homicidal Place Like This?

This essay originally appeared on July 14, 2021, in CrimeReads, the online suspense magazine. If you enjoy it, I encourage you to view it in its original published form — and consider subscribing to CrimeReads! (It’s free, seriously informative, and immensely...

The Heroes Behind the Pages

For the past six months I’ve used this blog space as a chance to give you some behind-the-scenes looks at the process that went into writing Steel Fear, and to explore critical elements of plot, character, and theme. Today marks the one-week countdown till our on-sale...
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