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by EMWolff
April 1st, 2020, 8:05 pm
Forum: Connect With a Critique Partner
Topic: Critique Partner Mystery Novel
Replies: 3
Views: 5230

Re: Critique Partner Mystery Novel

Hi, Susan and Nikki. I lived in San Antonio for 25 years and Austin for 5, so know your settings pretty well (my brother lived in Houston for 10 and I spent a lot of time there as well). I’m a former alt-weekly editor and have read and commented on many styles. I’ve got a 65,000-word political thril...
by EMWolff
April 1st, 2020, 7:45 pm
Forum: Nominate Your Query or First Page for a Critique on the Blog
Topic: NEW - Nominate Your First Page for a Critique on the Blog
Replies: 105
Views: 59233

Re: NEW - Nominate Your First Page for a Critique on the Blog

Title: Clarksville Genre: Crime Fiction/Political Thriller Sergeant Famosa’s beat ran along the west end of downtown where Buffalo Soldier Creek slews into Point Frere and the abandoned loading dock to the south, arriving at its destination like a minor solar system cashing out, its fringes spinning...
by EMWolff
April 1st, 2020, 7:34 pm
Forum: Town Hall
Topic: The Introduction Thread
Replies: 630
Views: 240720

Re: The Introduction Thread

Hi, all. I’m overcoming my lurker tendencies (recovering journalist) in order to improve my first manuscript, a political thriller set in a mid-size American city. Or is it a crime novel with politics on top? Among the issues to be resolved. I covered politics, crime and culture as a writer and edit...