Recommended Read: Awake Now, Sailor by Eddie Vega

Cass Loyola is a Cuban merchant seaman turned New York poet who is struggling to make ends meet in the big apple. Jobless and on the verge of losing his home, he begins an affair the wife of a rich banker and his life spirals even more out of control. Eddie Vega’s Awake Now, SailorContinue reading “Recommended Read: Awake Now, Sailor by Eddie Vega”

Alibi International Crime/ Noir Festival

ALIBI is the first Slovenian festival of Crime&Noir literature in idyllic Gora pod lipo. It’s organised by Gora, Artizan advertising agency and publishing house (concept and communication), Hotel Jakec (lodging for guest writers) and Tednik Panorama(media sponsor). And I’ll be there at the end of September, along with Richard Godwin, Eddie Vega, Andrej Predin, Neven Škrgatić. FindContinue reading “Alibi International Crime/ Noir Festival”

Recommended Reads. June 2013

Richard Godwin – One Lost Summer Richard Godwin’s masterful One Lost Summer is a sweltering, intense noir set amongst London’s rich and powerful.  A claustrophobic, psychological study of obsession and loss, voyeurism and sex, with echoes of Simenon, Highsmith and Hitchcock. Col Bury – The Cops Of Manchester Another hard-hitting and realistic collection of flashContinue reading “Recommended Reads. June 2013”

Eddie Vega Interview – Ginsberg, Noir and Whiskey

Eddie with Allen Ginsberg PDB) How and when did you and Cort McMeel first meet up? EV)I met Cort in Ireland in 1992. We were attending lectures at the Yeats International Summer School in Sligo. Pierce Loughran, who I had met at a local pub on my first day there, introduced us. Pierce had beenContinue reading “Eddie Vega Interview – Ginsberg, Noir and Whiskey”