Charles Frazier – Writing doesn’t come real easy…

Writing doesn’t come real easy to me. I couldn’t write a novel in a year…


“Writing doesn’t come real easy to me. I couldn’t write a novel in a year. It wouldn’t be readable. I don’t let an editor even look at it until the second year, because it would just scare them. I just have to trust that all these scraps and dead-ends will find a way.”
-Charles Frazier

Charles Frazier – Hardboiled crime fiction came of…

Hardboiled crime fiction came of age in ‘Black Mask’ magazine during the Twenties and Thirties…


“Hardboiled crime fiction came of age in ‘Black Mask’ magazine during the Twenties and Thirties. Writers like Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler learnt their craft and developed a distinct literary style and attitude toward the modern world.”
-Charles Frazier