5 Historic Monterey Crimes and Criminals

It’s not easy to dwell on Monterey California’s criminal underbelly when picturing the angelic shoreline found…

The Media, that blobby entity for good

It’s super easy to blame the media for not covering the news we want. Whether or…

Top 5 Haunted Monterey County – Surprises

Soledad’s haunted Los Coches Adobe in the rain. There’s definitely a top five when it comes…

Whitehurst’s Top Reads of 2018

As 2019 beckons us into her titular embrace, I realize my literary to-be-read pile is something…

Off the Cuff

I got a chance to chat about my Barker Mysteries recently with author Dietrich Kalteis. Read…

October events!

(Sept. 24, 2018) Look for some cool events this October on the Monterey Peninsula. Cool for…

Dietrich Kalteis on Poughkeepsie Shuffle

“Poughkeepsie Shuffle weaves a violent tale about banged up people with hearts full of rust. Crossing…

Haunted Monterey County to be published in 2019

What happens to us when we die? That’s the big question. Some of us, many believe,…

Noir at the Bar – October 26th, 2018

It’s going to get mysterious and maybe even a tad illegal down in Monterey on Friday,…

It may be dirty, but the free press is our best defense

Journalism is meant, on its best day, to provide checks and balances for those in power.…

REVIEW: The Outlaw’s Ransom Enchants the English Countryside

The Outlaw’s Ransom: The Folville Chronicles by Jennifer Ash, LIttwitz Press, 2018 The Outlaw’s Ransom by Jennifer…

Museum book featured in Carmel Magazine

  The Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History book, which Arcadia Publishing released earlier this year,…

Chihuahua Nebula Character Guide

CHARLTON UNIVERSE Chihuahua Nebula OTHER ALIASES Chi-Town, Handsome Man, Charlie-Town PLACE OF ORIGIN Dignity’s Quiet Pond…

San Francisco Comic Con Top 10

It’s a geek’s fantasy realized. A nerd’s dreams turned flesh and blood. A dad’s headache from…

Gallery: Pacific Grove Museum book release

Thank you to everyone who came out on Thursday night, April 26th, for the release of…