Dying and Whining … Oh the toils of being an author.

And once again, the calendar tells me I’m late … These days, consulting eight or ten hours a day and writing all my waking hours is starting to take its toll. This morning, I was up late and assailed by my two Labs, two visiting canines—including a 165-pound...

Dying is Toughest When It’s Your Best Friend

By Tj O’Connor, author of Dying to Know, Dying for the Past, and Dying to Tell As a mystery writer, death becomes almost cliché—at least, fictional death. It’s the heart of a story and everything surrounds it. We treat death as no more than a plot and the...

Dying for the Past – Roots of the Sequel – Part II

By Tj O’Connor, author of Dying to Know, Dying for the Past, and Dying to Tell  It’s here. Hold the presses. Ready the fireworks. Make ready the launch … Dying for the Past hits the shelves tomorrow! Detective Oliver “Tuck” Tucker is back in Book II of his...

Dying for the Past – The Roots of this Sequel- Part I

By Tj O’Connor, author of Dying to Know & Dying for the Past Countdown—39 days to the launch of Dying for the Past, my first sequel to Oliver “Tuck” Tucker’s debut in Dying to Know. Tuck is back in Book 2 and he’s on a new case with the help of his beautiful and...