Learn about crime from Val Penny… writing about crime, that is.
Have you ever done crime? I mean, of course, have you ever written about crime? Would you like to write about crime? Why would you write about crime?
I can’t answer those questions for myself, let alone for you. Fortunately, I don’t have to, because fellow Crooked Cat author, Val Penny is here to share some of her experience and answer those difficult questions.
Take it away, Val!
Reasons to Write a Crime Novel
People like crime, at least in novels! Often, I meet dentists and bank managers with clever plot ideas, or nurses who read every crime novel they can lay their hands on. If I visit a writing group, there are always members keenly producing new murderous plots. Lawyers and convicts show equal enthusiasm for this genre. For those who want to write a crime novel, there are several reasons to want to do so. Here are a…
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