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Terrible Minds
Chuck Wendig, freelance penmonkey.

The Art of Writing

Hey, There's A Dead Guy in the Living Room
Mystery publishing, from idea to bookshelf.
72 minutes ago

The Kill Zone
Insider perspectives from today's hottest thriller and mystery writers.
8 hours ago

Do Some Damage
An inside look at crime fiction.
8 hours ago

Murder Is Everywhere
Six renowned crime writers blog from different corners of the world.
11 hours ago

Femmes Fatales
Ferociously talented women dedicated to the fine art of crime fiction.
15 hours ago

Flogging the Quill
Exploring the art and craft of compelling storytelling.
45 hours ago

Terrible Minds
Chuck Wendig, freelance penmonkey.
47 hours ago

Edged in Blue
Blog of writer James R. Winter, an expatriate Clevelandite doing time in Cincinatti.
2 days ago

'Do You Write Under Your Own Name?'
Martin Edwards' crime writing blog.
2 days ago

Killer Hobbies
Mystery authors discuss the hobbies they write about and more.
2 days ago

The Lineup
Anthology of Poems on Crime.
3 days ago

Friends/Family/Fans of Max Allan Collins
5 days ago

Needle: A Magazine of Noir
The official blog of Needle Magazine.
5 days ago

A gathering of Midnight Ink authors.
5 days ago

Cracked Rearview Mirror
The blog of Ed Lynskey, author of LAKE CHARLES.
6 days ago

What Fresh Hell Is This?
J.D. Rhoades' blog, author of the Jack Keller series, "Good Day in Hell", available now, and "The Devils' Right Hand", now out in paperback.
7 days ago

Emily Adler's blog.
9 days ago

Scene of the Crime
Focusing on mysteries with spirit of place.
11 days ago

Getting Medieval
Jeri Westerson: The Trials and Tribulations of Getting my Medieval Mysteries published.
11 days ago

Beth Groundwater
Author Beth Groundwater has published seven short stories, and her amateur sleuth mystery, A REAL BASKET CASE, was published by Five Star Publishing in March, 2007.
12 days ago

Linda L. Richards
Because all the good blog names were taken.
2 weeks ago

Craig McDonald
Blog of author Craig McDonald, Edgar/Anthony nominated crime novelist and journalist.
3 weeks ago

(spās,hōm) n. Personal website of Chris F. Holm.
3 weeks ago

The blog of writer John Harvey.
5 weeks ago

At the Villa Rose
Random thoughts of Xavier Lechard.
5 weeks ago

John Baker's Blog
Reflections of a working writer and reader
6 weeks ago

Blogs From Exile
The blog of Vincent O'Neil, author of the Frank Cole series.
6 weeks ago
The crime fiction podcast - stories read by the authors.
7 weeks ago

and another thing...
The blog of writer John Connolly, author of the Charlie Parker novels.
8 weeks ago

Spinetingler Magazine
Featuring the works of established and emerging authors.
9 weeks ago

Is this thing on?
The blog of writer Jan Burke.
11 weeks ago

Michael Haskins
I live in and write about Key West. If you have been here, that’s enough said. If you’ve never been in Key West, all I can say is use your imagination and then some.
12 weeks ago

Vicki Hendricks - Fiction Writing Tips
A source for aspiring fiction writers, especially those interested in crime writing.
14 weeks ago

The Charlie Williams Blog
Charlie Williams is the author of the "Mangel trilogy" (DEADFOLK, FAGS AND LAGER, and KING OF THE ROAD (not out until Feb)).
15 weeks ago

Seth Harwood
For information on Seth Harwood's podcasts, writing, and further developments in the Jack Palms series.
15 weeks ago

Riordan's Desk
In which mystery writer Mark Coggins--and his PI protagonist, August Riordan--talk about the world of writing, mystery fiction and the process of bringing a novel to market.
42 weeks ago

Maine Crime Writer
Bloggage from Patrick Shawn Bagley.
43 weeks ago

Secret Dead Blog
The Online Journal of Duane Swierczynski, the Pole With Soul, editor of the Philadelphia City Paper.
45 weeks ago

Rough Edges
Rough Edges, from James Reasoner, author of nearly 200 mysteries and westerns.
47 weeks ago

Attention, Children
The on-line and off-putting home of Jimmy Callaway, scumbag writer.
48 weeks ago

Poe's Deadly Daughters
A blog for mystery lovers.
53 weeks ago

The Memory Project
Blog of writer Laura Lippman, award-winning author of the Tess Monaghan series.
56 weeks ago

Sandra Scoppettone's Writing Thoughts
As a published crime writer I've decided to post my thoughts on writing and not writing. Notes on what it's like to be a professional writer, the good and bad days, experiences, and leads to things that might help a new writer
58 weeks ago

Rhys's Pieces
News and musings from award-winning mystery writer Rhys Bowen.
63 weeks ago

Noir Writer
This is the blog of noir writer Stephen Allan.
71 weeks ago

The Cold Kiss
The writing journal of John Rector.
73 weeks ago

The Outfit
The blog of Chicago crime writers Sara Paretsky, Libby Hellmann, Barbara D'Amato, Michael Allen Dymmoch, Kevin Guilfoile, Marcus Sakey and Sean Chercover. Come join the conversation!
101 weeks ago

These Aye Mean Streets
The writing blog of Russel D McLean. Yeah, I know: another writer with a blog, how damnably original!
106 weeks ago

Anthony Rainone
Thoughts on crime, fiction, and crime fiction from New York-based writer and reviewer Anthony Rainone.
106 weeks ago

Driving Too Fast Down The Middle Of The Road
Matthew Funk's ruminations of reckless moderation.
109 weeks ago

Write It Anyway
For new writers trying to fit it all in. From Rachel Brady.
124 weeks ago

Blog of crime write-ist Stuart MacBride, author of COLD GRANITE and some other stuff. Like you didn't have anything better to do...
124 weeks ago

Powder Burn Flash
A flash fiction site from the Mystery Dawg, Aldo Calcagno.
128 weeks ago

Darkest Before The Dawn
Darkest Before The Dawn is a place to develop your ideas for short ficition stories that requires more than 1000 words to tell.
129 weeks ago

Brevity is the Soul of Writ. From the prolific Stephen D. Rogers.
137 weeks ago

Down In The Hole
Sydney crime fiction writer Daniel Hatadi has published several short stories and articles and is currently working on a novel.
142 weeks ago

The Cold Spot
The Writing Underworld of Tom Piccirilli.
142 weeks ago

The Little Blog Of Murder
Confessions of five Ohio mystery authors.
155 weeks ago

Bo Fexler, PI
A sexy modern female private eye who can use her brains, her body and her fists. From Clair Dickson.
165 weeks ago

Criminal Brief
The mystery short story web log project.
174 weeks ago

Day Labor
The official blog of Crime Factory Magazine.
184 weeks ago

Fictional Musings
Writers have so many stories spinning in their minds, eventually they have to be released one by one. Fictional Musings is a short genre fiction blog created for this purpose.
235 weeks ago
From the mind of Jim Pascoe, writer and co-founder of the small press known as Uglytown.
255 weeks ago