Happy Birthday You Sexy Devil

Happy Birthday You Sexy Devil

Three years ago today Death of a Devil was published. It was the third of my Danny Bird mysteries, and one of the hardest things I’d written up to that date. When Fahrenheit signed my first novel Death of a Diva they’d asked for – and been assured by me that I had in...

#LoveWins

#LoveWins

July 10 1990 I went out with some friends to commiserate the end of my latest 6 week romance, and smiled at a shy and sweet boy across the room. We danced to Yazoo “Don’t Go,” and he didn’t.

STEPPING INSIDE THE MIND OF A MONSTER

STEPPING INSIDE THE MIND OF A MONSTER

NEW BOOK: Clarence transports whatever needs transporting – drugs, money, women – and he does whatever needs doing, up to and including murder. Until one day his life, his work and his pleasures collide in a way you won’t see coming…

Dead Girl Blues: Living With the Monster.

Dead Girl Blues: Living With the Monster.

It’s a book about the monster in all of us, and what happens when that monster gets loose. And it’s a book, I think, about learning to live with the monster and the consequences of our actions.
One of the best books he’s ever written.

The things you Remember

The things you Remember

It’s funny what you remember – and what you forget. Especially on days when the world shifts. I remember growing up in Dublin. I remember being surrounded by love; my family was a small unit, but a solid one. It was us against the world and the weapon we had to...

The Isolation Diaries w/c 04/05/20

The Isolation Diaries w/c 04/05/20

This week I read at a Virtual Noir at the Bar, watched TV, Enjoyed great books, and reminisced on Festivals past. Pull up a chair. Pour a coffee. Join me.