This will be the last you hear from me on this site. As with all good things, Just the Facts, Ma’am (JtFM) will come to a close. It’s not for lack of stories, to be sure. A dearth of time … Continue reading Just the Facts, Ma’am closes
Cops and Robbers? How many kids have played the game? Or cowboys and Indians? Or the heroic shot or homer to win the big game? Most will never achieve those dreams yet the cops part is most likely. Continue reading The Call Box: Cops and Robbers
It’s a little late for April Fools’ posts so I thought I’d take a look around my office and develop something that’s been percolating in my brain for months now. It’s called, “What’s on your bookshelf?” The literal one, not your Kindle. Continue reading Writer’s Notes: What’s on Your Bookshelf?
The following is not really a practical joke, it’s just funny as hell. I worked a Morning Watch Foot beat on Hollywood Boulevard in the late 70’s. As I’ve said before, it was probably the best job I ever had. Continue reading Ramblings from Hal: Reprise of A Funny
Annually, March 29th is National Vietnam Veterans Day. At the March Field Air Museum, we celebrate the day with an open house, open to all veterans, of all conflicts. This year will be no different but let me tell you about last year’s open house. Continue reading Young Memories, Old Bodies
Much going on here in the Hevron household. Now that taxes are done (ugh), I’m focusing on the upcoming Spring Market in Novato. Continue reading Lots to Report
How do you make the police procedure in your mysteries or thrillers seem authentic? Continue reading TOP TEN STUPID COP MISTAKES (IN FICTION)