Who Writes Better: The British or the Americans?

Cynthia Crossen of the Wall Street Journal explains why she likes British writers: “Maybe the British seem especially adept at fiction because they’ve been writing it for so long—”Beowulf” was written before the 11th century, and Chaucer wrote “The Canterbury … Continue reading

Life’s a Beach!

I’m guest blogging on Friday, February 7, on Jayne Ormerod’s Life’s a Beach blog, http://jayneormerod.blogspot.com/. Jayne and I are contributing authors to the Virginia is for Mysteries anthology. Her story has a great title: “Best Friends Help You Move the … Continue reading