Alice Loweecey is the author of five crime fiction novels, and contributor to Writes of Passage, Adventures on the Writer's Journey. She is a member of Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters in Crime.
Mandy Patinkin. No, he’s not my number one way to get ink on paper. But he did star in Sunday in the Park with George, a musical about the artist Georges Seurat. In the final scene, his character, Seurat’s fictional grandson, reads pieces of his grandmother’s diary in which she describes watching Seurat create art.
Mandy Patinkin. Copyright playbill.com
A creature called “Deadline” likes to appear on my desk right about then. It usually looks like the outcome of several illegal horror movie experiments mixed with wolf spider DNA. Google “wolf spider” if you don’t need to sleep tonight – I’m not going to insert a picture here. (You’re welcome.)
Firefly. Copyright 20th Century Fox Television
The Bride of Frankenstein. Copyright Universal Studios
it for hours. I like to front-load my research so all of
it is at my fingertips as I'm writing. I’m a visual
writer, so I screencap maps, house floor plans, real
estate listings, poisonous plants, anything that I’ll
need for when I’m deep in the murderer’s head.
Hanged Man tarot card; learntarot.com
Write in longhand if you usually write on the laptop, or write on the