where the writers are

Influences

Homer, Aeschylus, Sophocles, Cicero, Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, Ernest Hemingway, Ross MacDonald, John Steinbeck, James Cain, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Charles Dickens, Michael Connelly, Dennis Lehane, Robert Parker, Robert Crais, James Lee Burke, Gabriel Garcia Marquez..just off the top of my head..could probably give you a dozen more.