Category: Fiction

Hugh Holton Award!

Last month, the Mystery Writers of America Midwest Chapter announced winners of its annual Hugh Holton Contest for unpublished crime fiction manuscripts, and…my work in progress, In the Shadows, won in the member division! The contest is open to unpublished

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Flash and Bang

News about Flash and Bang, the first anthology of short stories by members of the Short Mystery Fiction Society, published by Untreed Reads: The folks at Long and Short Reviews gave Flash and Bang four out of five stars and

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A couple of months ago, I wrote that I’d sold my first short story and promised more details upon publication. And I’m thrilled to say here it is: “A Haven of Learning…and Death” appears in the October issue of Alfred

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