Writer's Digest Magazine

The Facts of Fiction!

What real-life details do writers most commonly get wrong? Our experts set the record straight. September 2014 Edition.

MASTERS OF TRUE CRIME Chilling Stories of Murder and the Macabre

Masters of True Crime features 17 riveting tales written by some of the top true-crime writers in the world. Lee’s story, Murder on Minor Avenue, is a gripping tale of love, mass murder, and…dismemberment.

The Writer Magazine

CSI…I don’t think so

Mystery writers, take note: A retired detective describes the not-so-glamorous life of a crime-scene investigator.

Novel Writing by Writer's Digest

Setting the Record Straight

Your story may be fiction, but that’s no excuse for making factual blunders. These 4 experts expose the real-life details writers most commonly get wrong.

Writers Digest March 2015

Writing Death: The Facts Of Murder.

An article by Lee Lofland.