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Genre gumbo

Permit me at the outset to credit my source of the genre definitions I’ll be using: Writers Digest University. I’m going to start well down their alphabetical list: Popular Fiction—“Generally, a synonym for category or genre fiction, i.e., fiction intended … Continue reading

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Manifesto

I’m an author of fiction. My mode is “contemporary realism.” I sometimes call my genre “literary crime,” with tongue in cheek. Other authors I’d include in this category in no particular order: Richard Price; George Pelecanos; Dennis LeHane; the late … Continue reading

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