TOP 10 SPRINGSTEEN CRIME SONGS

TOP 10 SPRINGSTEEN CRIME SONGS

TOP 10 SPRINGSTEEN CRIME SONGS   Bruce Springsteen has mentioned in interviews his being influenced by James M. Cain, Flannery O’Connor, and Jim Thompson, the latter holding a special place in his heart for the writer’s concision, power, and purity. It’s no surprise. One need only listen to Springsteen’s album Nebraska, many of its tracks […]

Top Ten Stories of Murder and Mystery

Top Ten Stories of Murder and Mystery

Tales of murder and mystery have influenced me since I was a kid who read The Great Brain and old issues of Crime SuspenStories comics. But tales of murder and mystery are not the material of genre writers alone, whatever genre even means. Here are my Top Ten stories (at the moment) that involve murder […]