This competition is for a first crime novel and has a $10,000 advance as the prize. It's a mystery how I've managed it, but I've given you lots of notice for this one. You have until mid December to get your story polished and submitted.
This is St Catherine's oratory in the Isle of Wight. It was built as penance for a crime.
Yep, it does seem almost criminal the way I sneak my holiday pictures into almost every post, but there's nothing you can do to stop me. Mwa ha ha ha ha!