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A Crime Cafe Guest Post by C.L. Shore

Our next Crime Cafe guest blogger is C.L. Shore, who’s written a most intriguing mystery about the dangers lurking on the Internet. A highly relevant topic of our times. Not only that, but the book has an unusual narrative structure. I think you’ll see...

And the Crime Cafe Begathon Rolls On!

Well … as my good friends at World O’ Crap would say, we’re still busy conducting the big crowdfunding campaign, aka, The Begathon! :) In any case, just to remind you … please lend your support to this awesome endeavor! There’s really...

Final Sample From the Crime Cafe Stories Project

Thanks God it’s Friday, huh? Because I now have the final sample from the Crime Cafe Stories Project, aka, the Crime Cafe Crowdfunding Campaign. In the interest of not stretching this out needlessly, simply because some algorithm tells me this post isn’t...

Announcing My Thriller and a SELF-e Chat!

I’m happy to say that my upcoming novel, a thriller called THE PLANCK FACTOR, is now being featured on Wattpad! Isn’t that awesome? I embedded this in the sidebar, too. But for some reason, you can’t see the whole thing. So here’s the whole...

Episode Two of the Crime Cafe, Season Two

As you may know, I’m in the midst of crowdfunding the production of two ebooks: one nine-book set and a short story anthology, both to be issued under the Crime Cafe brand. I hope you’ll do me (and the other 13 authors involved) the great favor of lending...

Today’s Crime Cafe Sample Story

Once again, here’s a sample from the Crime Cafe Stories Project. If you’d like to support this endeavor, please donate to the cause by clicking here and giving any amount you can. You’ll get perks like these, as well as being acknowledged in the...

Support the Crime Cafe Stories Project this Weekend!

Happy Friday! And this weekend, along with the amazing new Ghostbusters movie, which everyone should support, here’s another great thing that needs your support! It’s the Crime Cafe Stories Project crowdfunding campaign! Click there to get the whole...

The Crime Cafe Stories Project Has Launched

As of yesterday, the Crime Cafe Stories Project crowdfunding campaign has launched. So … to give you more of what your donation would support, here’s another sample chapter from Glass Eye: Confessions of a Fake Psychic Detective by Benjamin Sobieck....

Tomorrow is the Crime Cafe Crowdfunding Launch

Good day to all! So happy you’re following along with the preparations for the Crime Cafe Stories Project crowdfunding launch. Now, there’s a mouthful! :) Today, I have another sample from the nine-book boxed set to be published as part of this project....

A Pre-Party Crime Cafe Story Sample

Hello! Once again it’s Friday and almost time to party! On Facebook, of course! If you click that link, it’ll take you to Party Central for the Crime Cafe Stories Project, scheduled for tomorrow from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. … believe me, if you’re an...

Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day to all who celebrate it. I had the most interesting experience yesterday. I happened to see a YouTube video with images of fireworks, but the audio of an old radio show. It was about Alexis de Tocqueville and his theories about democracy and the...

Friday’s Crime Cafe Story Sample

Hello and happy Friday all! Here’s yet another sample from the boxed set to be published as part of the Crime Cafe Stories Project. I present this in the sincere hope that you’ll thoroughly enjoy it and that you’ll join us in supporting the...

Sample Crime Fiction Story of the Day

Hello all! :) June is slipping away mighty quickly, so in the interest of continuing to create more awareness of the Crime Cafe Crowdfunding Project, here’s another sample of the crime fiction you’ll be supporting if you get on board with the campaign....

Which Book Cover Do You Prefer?

They say you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover. Unfortunately, from a marketing standpoint, a book cover’s design is important. For good or ill, people make judgments about the quality and type of story they’ll find on a book’s pages, based...

The Internet’s Eating My Brain

Honestly, sometimes I think we spend W-A-A-A-Y too much time on the Internet. In fact, sometimes I worry that technology will be our undoing. To demonstrate my point, let me ask a hypothetical question: Would you let an algorithm manage your relationships? Hmm...

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