Monthly Archives: April 2018

Excerpt #2 from The Devil Inside Me

Another excerpt from The Devil Inside Me! Meet Detective Davis Dunleavy, our protagonist, as he encounters the first crime scene. I’d love to hear your feedback via comments, and if you’d like to read more, sign up for my emailing list here! Detective … Continue reading

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What Makes a Serial Killer?

On April 4th, Fourth and Sycamore published my short story, “Downright Devilish,” which is the first in a series of shorts to re-imagine the childhood of Dr. H. H. Holmes, Chicago’s (allegedly) first serial killer. Continue reading

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Plotting vs. Pantsing

Are you a plotter or a pantser? Do you need a method to help you plan without making you feel cornered? Continue reading

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Just Submit the Story Already!

“Downright Devilish” by JJ Fletcher Continue reading

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