Author Archives: Lee

We Call It Research*

My partner in crime and fellow mystery writer Anna Adams and I sneaked away for an autumn “research trip” in downtown Chicago. We love kicking along fall foliage, which was still damp from the previous day’s storm, seeking inspiration for … Continue reading

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Could We All Just Get A Grip Already?

Insecure Writer’s Support Group Originally, I intended to lampoon the Dr. Seuss kerfuffle, in support of one of the greatest children’s writers of all time. But the desire to pen witty or clever repartee evaporated with the lunacy of Las … Continue reading

Posted in I'm Not Sure What is Going On Here, IWSG, Killer Reads, The Road to Hell . . . | 24 Comments

That I Write in Any Genre is a Surprise

Insecure Writer’s Support Group AUTUMN IS COMING! Ok, this is not the motto of one of the Great Houses of Westeros. But as I am one season closer to £500 a year and a room of my own, it is worth … Continue reading

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Running Made Me Part Zombie

Me on that last damn hill  Sunday morning at 7:30 a.m., it was 180*, 500% humidity. For reasons unknown, other than the possibility that the Zombie part of me has eviscerated my brains, I was signed up to run a … Continue reading

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IWSG AIRING OF THE PET PEEVES

Insecure Writer’s Support Group It is again the First Wednesday for IWSG, and the August 2 Question: What are your pet peeves when reading/writing/editing? Alex always comes up with the most entertaining questions! I have an entire menagerie of pet … Continue reading

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