Writing, Weight Loss, and Cops

Column by Christoph Paul June 17, 2020
This started as a column about weight loss through the Noom App and how it relates to writing, but I kept thinking about the cops killing innocent people...

Writing the Crime Scene: Cops Don't Talk Like That!

Column by Repo Kempt October 18, 2016
A guide to researching and writing dialogue for law enforcement characters in crime fiction.
5 year old arrested for overdue library books?

Did CNN Overdramatize Story About Police, Overdue Library Books, And A 5-Year-Old?

News by Rob Hart January 6, 2012
Cops showed up at the home of a 5-year-old in Massachusetts to track down some overdue library books--which sounds sort of terrible, until you read the entire story...