Vicki Hendricks, called the “Queen of Noir,” is my guest for the entire hour. Hendricks’s novels include Miami Purity, Iguana Love, and Cruel Poetry. She also has a story in Miami Noir (Akashic) and other noir anthologies.
Ken Layne, author of Desert Oracle, Volume 1: Strange True Tales from the American Southwest, talks with me about the art, craft, and business of writing, along with fairies and unexplainable goings on in the desert.
(Broadcast date: December 23, 2020)
Musical intro, outro and interludes by Travis Barrett. Find his music on Spotify and also find him on Patreon.
Literary agent Betsy Amster and I talk about publishing.
Amor Towles, author of A Gentleman in Moscow and The Rules of Civility, talks with me about his novels, short stories, and the art, craft, and business of writing.
Merrill Markoe, author of the graphic memoir, We Saw Scenery, talks with Barbara DeMarco-Barrett about the art, craft, and business of writing. They laugh a lot, too.