a blogazine of crime stories and occasional reviews
Small Press Crime Publishers
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Submission Guidelines and Pay Rates Change
Please note that submission guidelines and pay rates have changed. As of June 15th, 2019, we pay a $35 flat rate for stories and reviews, ...
Monday, May 13, 2019
Nick Break, fiction by M. L. Joy
Larry counted out change from his Crown Royal bag and slid each coin across the sticky bar toward the bartender, Paige. She read his dispi...
Monday, May 6, 2019
The Blind, fiction by Russell Thayer
The waitress studied the man seated at his customary window table. She’d caught him looking at her three or four times since taking his orde...
Sunday, May 5, 2019
Notes and Updates
Some exciting changes coming for Tough, so keep checking in here and on Twitter @Tough_Crime. It's often easier to reach our base that w...
Monday, April 29, 2019
A Heart Within Me, fiction by Ilan Mochari
Yea, and if some god shall wreck me in the wine-dark deep, even so I will endure, with a heart within me patient of affliction. —The O...
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