Out Now: Things in the Dark

Out now in paperback, coming soon to ebook, the latest of the Fox Spirit Pockets! Of course it’s chock full of fun from writers you may know and others who will be new to you. Well done, skulk! Any O. Henry fans recognise the title I’m riffing on? Written for my friends Terry and Byron,…

Noir Carnival: Carol Borden

What Does the Femme Fatale Want?; or How I Wrote, “The Mermaid Illusion” Carol Borden If there’s one quote that consistently rubs me wrong, it’s Freud’s, “Was will das Weib?” It’s usually translated as, “What does woman want?” Once I learned German, it bothered me even more. A more literal translation would be, “What does…