Crime novelist Ross MacDonald wrote one of the most highly acclaimed detective series in American literature. I just read The Chill. Here're my thoughts on the matter.
The Kill-Off by Jim Thompson. Luane Devore is from wealth, though in the years since she came into her inheritance she's squandered it. Only the house remains in which she lays in bed wasting away with an unnamed illness. To fill her days she sleeps and tells lies. Using her phone she gossips around town … Continue reading Femme Fatale or Femme Mort?
I'm in the process of re-framing my writing. While most of my writing has an element of criminality about it, I have yet to come to a solid realization of crime writing. Most of my stories could be framed as crime novels, though not necessarily pulp or noir. There are the historical exceptions, but even … Continue reading Committing a Criminal Shift
Cambodia struggles with employment discrimination against LGBTIQ individuals. In a recent report, the Cambodian Center for Human Rights examines the issue.
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Vietnam won the men's and women's gold medals in football during the 30th biannual SEA Games. A perfect time to reflect on the essence of Vietnam and its importance to the life of the author.
Vietnamese comic books are a relatively new industry. Their progress is intrinsically tied to the country's turbulent history.
Chris Hunter is an off-the-books fixer for Greater Dragon Asia, an international investment fund operating in Southeast Asia. When a young girl goes missing, he must fight to find and save her before she is forced into sexual slavery. The short story, "Human Traffic" is available as a free gift for signing up to my mailing … Continue reading Short Story "Human Traffic" Now Available for Free Download
For 60 years the SEA Games have brought a region together. As the XXX SEA Games are played in the Philippines, here's a brief history.
In October 39 Vietnamese migrants died in a freezer Lorry in England. Their deaths have triggered questions about human trafficking in Vietnam.