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ROACHKILLER Wins 2013 Spinetingler for Best Anthology/Short Story Collection

I am proud and frankly pretty goddamn giddy to announce that Roachkiller and Other Stories won the 2013 Spinetingler Award in the category of Best Anthology/Short Story Collection. The book was up against some very tough competition, including Beat to a Pulp 2: … Continue reading

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Interview with Blackout City Podcast

Mark Slade of Blackout City Podcast just interviewed me for his blog.  Here is an excerpt: BLACKOUT CITY: WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE JERRY LEWIS MOVIE? RICHIE: First of all, I love Dean and I love Jerry, but I don’t love Dean and … Continue reading

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Huzzah! Spinetingler Nomination!

I am very proud to announce that Roachkiller and Other Stories has been nominated for a 2013 Spinetingler Award in the category of Best Anthology/Short Story Collection. Now I need my fans—both of you—to vote for me to win. Click … Continue reading

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Out of the Gutter — and in Paperback

The latest issue of Out of the Gutter is out in paperback, and I’ve got a story in it. It’s called “To Mistress,” and,  it may best be described as BDSM noir. It was a small idea I’d had for … Continue reading

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The Next Big Thing

The current big thing seems to be the Next Big Thing blog tour — you write about your next big project and tag 4-5 other writers, who write about theirs, and so on and on. I was lucky enough to … Continue reading

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Guest Blog @ Pulp Curry

In which I guest blog at Andrew Nette’s Pulp Curry. Nette is the author of Ghost Money, a crime novel set in Cambodia, 1996. I’ve yet to read but it awaits me on my Kindle. In my guest blog, I wax … Continue reading

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Attention: Free Roachkiller!

Roachkiller and Other Stories is FREE today, gratis, costing nada y pues nada y, well, you get the picture, on Amazon. My short story “Hurricane,” a sample from the collection, is also free today, just FYI.

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