Category Archives: The writing life

Memories of Bouchercon 2013

Just landed home from a glorious four-day crime-fiction immersion at Bouchercon 2013. Dozens of Canadian crime writer friends turned out in Albany, N.Y.: Linda Cahill, Karen Blake-Hall, Dorothy McIntosh, Sean Chercover, Mel Bradshaw, Helen Nelson, Janet Costello, Cathy Astolfo, Catherine … Continue reading

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The cover story!

Just saw the cover of NEFARIOUS NORTH. I have a short story, “The Pre-Paid Funeral” in this exciting new crime fiction anthology. Isn’t its cover fabulous? Click on the image to see a LARGER version. The anthology will be released … Continue reading

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Pat Tierney’s headed for Black Water.

Finally! My second Pat Tierney mystery has a title: Black Water. Imajin Books’ copy editor Todd Barselow has just completed the edit of the manuscript, and two wonderful endorsements have already come in from authors Rosemary Aubert and Gail Bowen, … Continue reading

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The editing stage

Easter Weekend and spring has finally arrived in central Ontario. With the stirrings of new life all around me, it seems most appropriate that the second Pat Tierney novel has now entered the editing process. My second baby, SAFE HARBOR’s … Continue reading

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