The search was invariably fruitless. The path was cluttered with the debris of the past. The parade of childhood humiliations always led him down blind alleys. Religion and psychoanalysis failed. Rationalism was but a damp squib. Travel to foreign lands yielded nothing but more sores to scratch. Satiation, indulgence,Continue reading “#FRIDAY FLASH: THE BRAIN SALAD MURDERS”
A gold digging husband-to- be plans to get rid of his fiance’s disproving father. Vincent Zandri’s Pathological is a twisty, turny noir short story with a strain of black comedy running through it. Would have made a great episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents.
Graham Wynd takes a look at THE NEON MOON: A ROMAN DALTON ANTHOLOGY. ‘Another fistful of fun from Blackwitch Press. A bunch of terrific writers run away with Paul D. Brazill‘s werewolf detective Roman Dalton and the dark madness of The City.‘ Read the rest here. Nigel Bird takes a gander at GUNS OF BRIXTON.Continue reading “A Couple Of Top Reviews: The Neon Moon/ Guns Of Brixton”
PDB: What’s going on now? I’ve completed the Black Orchestra WW2 spy trilogy with A Postcard from Hamburg. The first book was strictly historical fiction. The second was an attempt to write a page turner – much more action adventure than history. With the third I tried to incorporate the best of both – soundContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: J J Toner”