Hard-Boiled Monday Returns

Friday, April 28, 2017

Sort of an ironic thing to post on a Friday, isn’t it? I’ve had numerous requests for the return of the ongoing column, and I’ve spoken with Chris…

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Private Eye

Friday, April 21, 2017

Here at Jones central things have been on the quiet side lately, which is nice. I’m working away on the revision of the second novel of my new…

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Chandler Collected

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

I became a Raymond Chandler fan only a few years ago because I’d seldom wandered beyond the genre walls I threw up for myself — historical fiction, history,…

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Devil May Care

Friday, June 10, 2016

The old saying goes that you shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, which is a nice sentiment and all, but doesn’t usually hold water as far as…

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Dabir and Asim Return

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

For the first time this year I’ve sold a short story. I’m delighted to relay that the upcoming Skelos magazine will be carrying a never-before-published Dabir and Asim…

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Chandlering Around

Friday, June 3, 2016

Between a whole lot of revising, thinking about revising, and a mess of home repairs and organizational stuff, spending much time updating the site has felt like a…

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Strange Juxtapositions

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Upon reflection I find that I’ve been poised between the old and the new a lot in the last few days. For instance, while a passenger on the…

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Hard Boiled Monday: You Play the Black and the Red Comes Up

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

As with preceding Hardboiled Mondays, Chris Hocking and I are working our way down the master list in alphabetical order. Details and the list are here. And earlier discussions are here….

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Hardboiled Monday: Mike Dime and Stickman

Monday, December 15, 2014

As with preceding Hardboiled Mondays, Chris Hocking and I are working our way down the master list in alphabetical order. Details and the list are here. And earlier discussions are here….

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Hardboiled Monday: The Mouse in the Mountain

Monday, December 1, 2014

As with preceding Hardboiled Mondays, Chris Hocking and I are working our way down the master list in alphabetical order. Details and the list are here. And earlier discussions are here….

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