Fun Size Friday: Story Teasers, Part 5

We reach the final story teaser this week to get an idea of what the Fun Size Anthology will have in store! This great collection comes to a close with a fantastic story from Ben Oneal‘s Benjamin Kroh series. Continue reading

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Fun Size Friday: Story Teasers, Part 4

This week, we have a couple more story teasers to get an idea of what the Fun Size Anthology will have in store! First up is an introduction to breakout author, Jason Cobalt. Continue reading

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Fun Size Friday: Story Teasers, Part 3

We have a couple more story teasers this week to get an idea of what the Fun Size Anthology will have in store! Our first teaser today features George Kramer, one of the most established contributors to the Fun Size Anthology. Continue reading

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Literary Locations: Indianapolis, by way of Kurt Vonnegut

After my previous tour around Indianapolis, centering around John Green’s “The Fault in our Stars”, I cranked up my literary playlist, and decided to take another bookish tour around the city that gave the world Kurt Vonnegut.

Before we get to the legend himself, it’s important to learn a little about his family and their importance to the formation of the city to fully understand his deep-seated connection to Indianapolis.  Vonnegut’s father and grandfather were both architects, and are responsible for designing some of the most iconic Art Deco style buildings in the downtown area.

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Fun Size Friday: Story Teasers, Part 2

This week, we have a couple more story teasers to get an idea of what the Fun Size Anthology will have in store! The first one is from yours truly! Continue reading

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Fun Size Book Review: Die Laughing

This Fun Size teaser will take a bit of a detour from the previous posts, as we take a look at one of the series that’s connected to the anthology.  Die Laughing is the first book in a series following FBI Agent Benjamin Kroh.  It was also my first foray into Ben Oneal‘s mind, and what a fun trip it was.  The book was masterfully crafted, with some very unexpected turns to keep readers guessing.

As mentioned, Benjamin Kroh is one of the best the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit has to offer.  When a body turns up along with a cooler full of finger tips, Kroh gets called back to the area he grew up in, with his team in tow.  The body is staged and displayed publicly to appear initially as a suicide, with connections to the automotive industry that had closed up shop and moved out of town. Continue reading

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Fun Size Friday: Story Teasers, Part 1

This week, we’ll kick off a series of story teasers to get an idea of what the Fun Size Anthology will have in store! First up, I’m stoked to announce, is a story inspired by Patrick J. O’Brian‘s West Baden Murders Series. Check out the teaser below, then learn a little more about the series below that! Continue reading

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