New York City, December 1989. The bad old days are almost over, and the city's busy papering over its nastier corners. It's an almost pretty picture, but all it takes is one dead body to set off a chain of events that bring the past roaring back to life. And in the middle of everything: a cop and a criminal on a fatal collision course.
Torpedo is a neo-noir tragedy with few easy answers and even fewer heroes. If you're looking for a happy ending to this story - keep looking. But if you're in the market for a story that's honest about violence, if "why" is as important to you as "what", if you've been waiting for a hardboiled crime story that's not just about another white ex-military dude...keep reading.
Though I've been writing fiction to amuse myself and a chosen few friends for a long time, "Torpedo" is my first attempt at a full-length novel for general consumption. The good news is, the draft is almost done - but there's still plenty of work to do. I hope to have it out sometime in 2017, so watch this space for more information as I get closer to the finish line.
More to come!
Oh yeah, all that other stuff I've been writing? That'll be here, too, eventually, as I go back and edit and clean it up. But right now, Torpedo is my priority. I'll let you guys know when I have more to announce.