Finding Truth in the Wild

Blood or blisters. Either of those on my hands at the end of the day means I’ve earned it. Earned my sleep. Earned the right to call myself a man. It sounds like macho posturing. I guess everything needs a label. So be it. The feeling is primal and deep, pure and unfiltered. It is […]

Action Openers and the Element of Mystery

Crime writer Jim Thompson may have said it best: “There is only one plot — nothing is what it seems.” Yet I’ll go one further and say there’s only one genre: mystery.