Partners in Ink

Posted On Mar 2 2013 by

You’d think a mystery & suspense writer would know better–going it alone doesn’t work. My protagonists all have partners. The cops on Southland all have partners. Even salesmen have partners. Why in the worlds would I try to go it alone? I think writers love the thought of being loners. We envision Ernest Hemingway, pipe clenched in his teeth, a glass of the hard stuff next to his typewriter, pounding away at another brilliantly crafted tale. Just Ernest. And the booze. And a typewriter. Now, I don’t know if Hemingway had a writing partner or not, but I also know …