Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Awards: Edgar Nominees


Today the Mystery Writers of America announced the nominees for this year's Edgar Awards and four members of the Short Mystery Fiction Society are on the list for Best Short Story. Congratulations!

“Blindsided,” Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine (September/October)  by Michael Bracken & James A. Hearn (Dell Magazines) 

“The Road to Hana,” Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine (May/June)  by R.T. Lawton (Dell Magazines)

“The Locked Room Library,” Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine (July/August) by Gigi Pandian (Dell Magazines)

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Member Publication News: Bern Sy Moss

 Mystery Tribune just published "The Rules of Gardening" by Bern Sy Moss.  Read it for free here.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

Publication News: Guns & Tacos

 Volume 5 of Guns & Tacos has been published.  Among the SMFS members featured are:

Michael Bracken (editor).

David H. Hendrickson. "Chimichangas and a Couple of Glocks."

Stacy Woodson. "Two Tamales, One Tokarev, and a Lifetime of Broken Promises." 

Dave Zeltserman. "Two More Tacos, a Beretta .32, and a Pink Butterfly." 

Member Publication News: Scott Von Doviak


Mystery Tribune just published Scott Von Doviak's story "Hytcher."

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Tuesday, January 11, 2022