Author Archives: Richard Cass

About Richard Cass

Dick Cass is the author of Solo Act, a jazz mystery featuring Elder Darrow, as well as scores of short stories. Contact him in any or all of the following ways:; @DickCass (Twitter); Richard Cass - Writer (Facebook).

Pie Fixes Everything . . . Mostly

Shameless Self-Promotion Department, Part I—See me at the following events in May: Saturday, May 13 at 2 PM: Reading and Talk at South Portland Main Library on Broadway Thursday, May 18 at 6:30 PM: Talk with Kate Flora, Lea Wait, … Continue reading

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Dive! Dive!

From the Department of Redundant Self-Promotion Department: Reading and talk at South Portland Library Saturday 5/13 at 2 PM Panel with Kate Flora and Lea Wait Thursday 5/18 at Gray Public Library Signed contracts this week for In Solo Time, the … Continue reading

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Fiddling in the Spring

Had a wonderful time at the well-known local showcase for writers in Westbrook known as Books in the Brook last Saturday. Always a pleasure to talk to an audience that comprises more than my wife and the cat. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Lies, Damn Lies, and Alternative Facts

“Writers are liars, my dear, surely you know that by now? And yet, things need not have happened to be true. Tales and dreams are the shadow-truths that will endure when mere facts are dust and ashes, and forgot.” –Neil … Continue reading

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Thanks to Mon Oncle

First: In the Shameless Commerce division, please put January 28 on your calendar for Local Writers at the Local Buzz café and wine bar in Cape Elizabeth, 4:00 to 5:00 PM. I will be reading from Solo Act and new … Continue reading

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