Some people are just born writers, and Waverly Fitzgerald is one of those people. Her lifelong passion for literature is generously, and successfully, shared with her fans spanning several fields of fiction.
Whether her protagonist is a historical figure of a talking dog detective, Waverly Fitzgerald puts her readers inside the world of her vivid imagination, which feels as real and timely as the one outside your window.
The literary lifestyle can be a lonely one, but that’s only if you choose to be married to your work. Maintaining a healthy distance from one’s writing in order to make time for other interests is just as important as cultivating one’s talents and dedicating precious time to its growth.
Seattle’s literary lion Brian Thornton takes pride in both his work and his family, and it shows, because one passion naturally feeds the other.
Nice guys finish last, they say. But some just never quit.
Writer/editor/photographer/weary traveler Jim Thomsen is one of those guys, a Renaissance man with a mission, who seemingly never breaks a sweat, making it all look so easy. Even when he’s being hardboiled as hell…
Classic noir, both in cinema and literature, continues to thrive as a popular artform well into the 21st century, even if many of the fashions, motifs, and social attitudes have necessarily evolved over time.
In many ways, this is a good thing, because it keeps the core elements of noir relevant, meaning despair, isolation and vengeance.
But the romantic allure of classic noir also continues to resonate with a certain segment of the cultural population, and you can thank talented authors like Curt Colbert for keeping that flame alive in these dark times.