Writing (and Selling) the Mystery Short Story - Guppies Chapter, Sisters in Crime
Master the Three-Act Structure - SavvyAuthors
Ford City Anthology (non-fiction)
Essays on the craft of writing
Urban Farmhouse Press (2016)
A Dictionary of Made-Up Languages (non-fiction)
Includes how to create your own made-up language
Adams Media (2011)
Now Write! Mysteries (non-fiction)
Articles on Writing
Murder Ink - "Anything You Say... Tips for Effective Dialogue"
Murder Ink - "Don't Fire Blanks: Aim for Accuracy in Your Mystery!"
Murder Ink - "Reading to Write: Staying in Touch with Mystery Fiction"
Murder Ink - "Somebody Call a Cop! Writing About Law Enforcement"
Murder Ink - "White Collar Crime"
Murder Ink - "Beginings, Middles and Ends: Crafting the Mystery"
Murder Ink - "Don't Drop Clues; Place Them Carefully!"
Murder Ink - "Find the Motive, Find the Killer!"
Murder Ink - "From Cozy to Caper: A Guide to Mystery Genres"
Murder Ink - "Knock 'em Dead... Laughing!"
Murder Ink - "Red Herrings"
Murder Ink - "The Scene of the Crime: Choosing Your Setting"
Murder Ink - "Writing the Cozy Mystery"
Murder Ink - "Writing the PI Mystery"
Fact To Fiction - "Where Do Stories Come From?"
Fact To Fiction - "Finding Places For Your Stories"
Fact To Fiction - "Who Is Your Character?"
Fact To Fiction - "What's Your Character's Motivation?"
Fact To Fiction - "How Do You Make Actions Realistic?"
Fact To Fiction - "Dialogue is Deceptively Simple"
Fact To Fiction - "Include Whole People In Your Dialogue"
Fact To Fiction - "Know When To Answer The Questions"
Fact To Fiction - "The Technical Aspects Of Fiction Writing"
Fact To Fiction - "Rewrite The End Of Your Novel"
Fact To Fiction - "Rewrite The Beginning Of Your Novel"
Fact To Fiction - "Sell Your Story"
"Write for E-Anthologies and Sell!" - eBook Ecstacy
"Write Poetry that Sells" - Writing For Dollars
"De-Mystify the Mystery" - Author Source
"Dialogue in Mysteries" - The Writer Gazette
"Don't Fire Blanks" - Purloined Newsletter
"Mean Streets and Friendly Editors" - Writers Digest
"Plotting the Mystery" - The Writers Room Magazine
A Dictionary of Made-Up Languages (Adams Media)
The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy: Themes, Works, and Wonders (Greenwood Press)
The Internet Review of Science Fiction
A Miscellany of Murder (Adams Media)
My First Year in the Classroom (Adams Media)
Now Write! Mysteries (Tarcher/Penguin)