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Here's your chance to join in the fun! This is an email list for folks who hate spammy emails, coming thick and fast from a desperate seller. Instead, you'll get infrequent notifications of: Free stuff, like short stories, backstories on characters, etc. Advance notice of new publications, before anyone else hears about them. Entertaining thoughts and ... [Continue Reading]

Is It Time to Get Cozy?

If it is, I have an idea or three... From the Cozy Mystery Board by AB Stonebridge on Pinterest ... [Continue Reading]

Rafe Velez Mysteries Bundle #3 (7-9)

A Failure of Honor Among Thieves: A semi-retired Mafia Don tries to reconnect with his estranged daughter -- and deals with dirty business at work. Family comes first, but if you betray the 'Family'... A Man Vanishes: Mild-mannered Bill Tolliver vanishes, seemingly without a trace. Perhaps his work for Champion LLC made him run. Champion has a nasty habit of mixing in ... [Continue Reading]

Three Weeks in Darkest Amnesia — Rafe Velez Mystery 9

A man awakens with no memory of the past. Can Rafe solve the mystery of who he is -- and where that bag full of cash came from? No doubt! ... [Continue Reading]

A Man Vanishes — Rafe Velez Mystery 8

Summer's here and so is the next mystery: Mild-mannered Bill Tolliver vanishes, seemingly without a trace. Perhaps his work for Champion LLC made him run. Champion has a nasty habit of mixing in dirty deeds with Big Business. Live and in Color on Amazon. ... [Continue Reading]

Three NEW Mysteries and a Bundle

Yes, new Rafe Velez Mysteries are ready for publication. Expect the next, "A Failure of Honor Among Thieves", to arrive momentarily. The next two will be coming soon -- no spoilers yet! Then keep your eyes peeled for the third bundle -- Books 7-9, at the reduced price of $5.99. You've been patient. Your reward is coming... ... [Continue Reading]

Perma-free — The Man with the Crooked Eye

Yes, in order to get you hooked on the Rafe Velez Mysteries, you can get a free copy of Book 1. That is, it's free in the US, Canada, the UK and India. Waiting for Amazon to get enough complaints from other markets to make them free, too... Get your copy today! ... [Continue Reading]

Rafe Velez Mysteries Bundle #2 (4-6) Are Live!

Yes, indeed, The Plot to Murder Althea Stokes, The Men Who Were Hard of Listening and The Colombian Dope Smugglers are snugly bundled together and live at Amazon. You can grab them at the discounted price of $5.99 and save three bucks! ... [Continue Reading]

The First Three Rafe Velez Mysteries Are Bundled!

By popular demand (okay, another author demanded I do this), here are the first three Rafe Velez mysteries at a special price: $3.99. Why such a discount, you ask? Because The Man with the Crooked Eye is free, forevermore! Plus, you save a couple bucks over the cover price for each story. Do it NOW! The work is officially published! A clickable link has magically ... [Continue Reading]

Yes, There Are More Stories to Come, But…

You, the reader, can get more Rafe Velez Mysteries published! All you have to do is go here:, click on the titles you've read and put up a review. It's that simple. Once a given title gets ten (10) reviews, a new story will magically appear via Internetification! No, you don't need to lie or write fake stuff. Real, honest reviews ... [Continue Reading]