The Word on the Street

The Word on the Street is the name of a Sesame Street podcast designed to expand children's vocabulary. Needless to say, my favorite episode is the one about the word "author".


What I Learned from Bouchercon 2015

On May 5, 2015 I found myself on the corner of Blind Faith Boulevard of Hope and Dreams Avenue. There I was, staring at the Bouchercon registration page. My information filled out, the only thing left was to hit the send button.Flash forward five months and a few days. I found myself on the corner …

OMG Shakespeare – Innovative or Idiotic?

OMG is right. Have you seen this? Someone butchered classic works of literature. I'm talking timeless treasures from the Lord Bard himself, William Shakespeare.Juliet: Srsly U R so hawt.Romeo: IKR?However, this is not the first time someone has altered a Shakespearean work. Let us review:THE STORY OF EDGAR SAWTELLE (Hamlet with dogs)A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S STEAMPUNK (Steampkunk …