KIERAN SHEA’s fiction has appeared in dozens of venues including Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, Thuglit, Dogmatika, Word Riot, Plots with Guns, Beat to a Pulp, Crimefactory, and Needle: A Magazine of Noir well as in some beefy-looking anthologies most of which will make you question the tether of his shiny, red balloon. To his self-deprecating astonishment he's also been nominated for the Story South’s Million Writers Award twice without sending the judges so much as a thank you note. He co-edited the satiric transgressive fiction collection D*CKED: DARK FICTION INSPIRED BY DICK CHENEY and his debut novel KOKO TAKES A HOLIDAY is out now from Titan Books. Kieran divides his time between 38°58′22.6″N- 76°30′4.17″W and 39.2775° N, 74.5750° W.


Monday: Paging Jimmy McNulty

Arguably it all went down in Flatbush. But gee whiz, the NY Daily News never misses a chance to flog the sensationalism. Not as bad as the NY Post and a better sports page, but what an irrelevant cheap shot this is, no pun intended. Yes, those are shell casing markers outside a mural of Big Bird. Dude, time to move. Just sayin'.