Detective Fiction: Getting your team right

This started out as a simple response to a guest post from PekoeBlaze on Ryan Lanz’s A Writer’s Path on the subject of writing futuristic sci-fi detective stories. It then morphed into something else, and became way too long to clutter up Ryan’s page. So, let’s first get some clear distinctions of who does what in a real life homicide case because this is the … Continue reading Detective Fiction: Getting your team right

“Are you Mark Lissaman” meets “Facebook-whack”

(with apologies to Dave Gorman & any Mark Lissamen) So here’s an unusual Gorman-esque mash-up that happened to me last week. (It may help you understand what follows by explaining that Dave Gorman had a series of, erm, escapades, where he firstly found loads of other people with his name, and secondly used Google to find unique websites which often had some odd connections to … Continue reading “Are you Mark Lissaman” meets “Facebook-whack”