Saturday, March 10, 2007
The Poetry of Crime Fiction
This is instructive: Killer Year member Derek Nikitas blogs about Walter Mosley's (seemingly) outrageous claim that "eighty-percent of fiction is poetry." And then picks apart mystery greats like James Ellroy and Elmore Leonard (among others) to discover the truth of the matter. (Great. Now I have to rethink how I write.)
SHE'S THE SHERIFF!
A woman with a complicated past returns home to become the small town's new sheriff. Best Mann For The Job is by the writer/artist team of Chris and Erica Well. Read it from the beginning at StudioWell.com. Watch the trailer on YouTube.