The Big Guys - Flash fiction, winner of the Derringer Award
A Fistful of Cozy - A satire of the mystery cozy genre
Cleansing - An ancient crime of biblical proportions
Lying Eyes - Solve it yourself, given the clues
Perfect Plan - Another solve it yourself
Piece of Cake - Another solve it yourself, originally
featured in Woman's World
Animal Attraction - Solve it yourself. Urgent Reply Needed -
A cautionary tale about dealing with spammers
Blaine’s Deal - A parody of hardboiled noir
Light Drizzle - A light-hearted send-up of hitman stories
An Archaeologist’s Story - How digging up old bones leads to
Don’t Press That Button! - An essay about the gadgets in the
James Bond universe, and which you need to buy
Piranha Pool - A writer seeking criticism pays the ultimate
A Newbie’s Guide to Thrillerfest - Never been to a mystery
conference? Here's the in-depth dirt.
Inspector Oxnard - He's either brilliant, or too stupid to
One Night Only - A sports fan ends up in jail, all for the
love of the game
Could Stephanie Plum Really Get Car Insurance? An essay
about Janet Evanovich's famous character.
Cozy or Hardboiled? - Take the test to find out which type
of book you're reading.
Addiction - What's the worst drug you can get hung up on?
Weigh To Go - A humor column about health clubs
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