Tag Archives: UnStrung

October 2014 First Friday Breakfast with an Author

Welcome to our September First Friday Breakfast with … me!  Since I recently finished the Abishag quartet by publishing An Eggshell Present early September, I thought it would be fun to talk about the making of the Abishag mysteries over a croissant. … Continue reading

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June 2013 First Friday Breakfast with an Author

We are sharing our June First Friday Breakfast with NY Times bestselling author Neal Shusterman, writer of more than 40 acclaimed books.  His novel Unwind won 34 state, national, and international awards, and its sequel, UnWholly premiered at #2 on … Continue reading

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Tony Shaloub and me

Although we’ve never met, the actor Tony Shaloub and I have had an indirect relationship for years.  He is entirely unaware that in my writerly life we’ve crossed paths and even spent time together–him on the screen and me…well that’s … Continue reading

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Midst a Manuscript Blizzard: Past and Present

In 1992, Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine published the first mystery short story I wrote called The Jane Austen Murder, featuring the hypochondriac detective Micky Cardex. The short story was also included in the Murder by the Book anthology, published by … Continue reading

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