Linked To Me
  • 3 Minutes From Live is my virtual event space, seeking stories and excerpts you can record entirely in the three-minute limit of my voicemail.
  • Channel 52 - My YouTube channel, featuring my weekly poetry site's videos.
  • CrimeSeen - My discussion group for fans of crime TV shows and movies.
  • Crimespree Magazine - A fanzine about the crime fiction community edited by my friends Jon and Ruth Jordan. I've reviewed DVDs and the occasional book for Crimespree since 2005.
  • DetecToday - Covering private eye fiction debuting since 1980, DT is the first discussion group I created.
  • The Five-Two - My weekly crime poetry site. Submissions always open.
  • Mysterical-E - A long-running short fiction site, currently edited by Joe DeMarco. Joe asked me to write a column on crime TV and movies, which I've done since 2007.
  • Nasty. Brutish. Short. - In 2006, my friend Graham Powell invited Bill Crider, Steven Torres, John Rickards, and me to review short stories on his blog. I've talliied more than 160 reviews to date.
  • The Short Mystery Fiction Society formed in 1996 to promote the reading, writing, and publication of mystery & crime short fiction. I've served as president (2008–10) and vice president (2012–14).
  • So, You Want to Chat? - I've moderated online discussion forums and author chats since 1999. Be my next guest.
  • Spenser's Sneakers - I had moderated a Robert B. Parker discussion group since 1999 when, in 2001, I decided to create my own.
  • Thrilling Detective Web Site - Kevin Burton Smith's encyclopedic site of fictional private eyes. I edited its original fiction section 2001–09.

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