Maybe No One Will Notice

Maybe No One Will Notice

Photo by Bertalan SzürösDo you ever get the feeling that a scene you’re writing, just isn’t going to work? That no one would ever act this way? That no one would ever believe this outcome?Do you ever leave the questionable scene in any way because you need this event...
Turning a Terrible Truth into Compelling Fiction

Turning a Terrible Truth into Compelling Fiction

This post is about series of vicious murders, a class I conducted on how to fictionalize such horrific events, and a student who taught me something important in the process. This all took place late last month at the Book Passage Mystery Writers Conference in Corte...