This week’s blog scours the world of short mystery & crime fiction for links to an ominous assortment of reviews, releases, free reads, and more.
Includes new free-to-read crime stories from All Due Respect and Beat to a Pulp.
Plus—Tricks of the trade: A devotee of “rejectomancy” (the arcane practice of divining hidden meaning from rejection letters) analyzes whether a series of rejections from the same market indicate your writing style isn’t right for that market. Check the comments for an insightful observation from short fiction guru Michael Bracken.
A short walk down a dark street (#117). Celebrating short mystery and crime fiction.