Guest: Janet Cantrell
Reblogged from Wicked Cozy Authors, featuring friend and fellow Sisters-in-Crimer, Austin Mystery Writer, Kaye George/Janet Cantrell
Edith, on the second day of fall
We’re delighted to welcome our friend Kaye George/Janet Cantrell to the blog today. Kaye (which is already a pen name, apparently) is a past president of the Guppies, is the bestselling and Agatha-nominated author of four series, plus short stories, and is a super friendly, super generous person – and obviously super productive, too! Take it away, Janet, and welcome to the slash name club.
Me? A Cozy Author?
I never thought I’d be a cozy writer. My first attempts at writing, for years and years, were aimed at Serious Literature. Deep themes, delving into the depths of the dark soul of man. With alliteration.
One day I decided I wanted to stop collecting rejection slips and get published. My favorite reading was mystery, so I turned to that. Not cozies, though, more like traditional Agatha Christie and Nero Wolfe stuff. After a mere ten years and hundreds of…
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