I was born in a place where the collective memory will never forget about a train careening off a bridge and drowing in the bed of the muddy river. Nor will the collective ever forget the serial killer their children fell victim to or the two boys murdered by a Sunday school teacher.
How do you balance writing about murder while raising kids? Do you let them in, or do you shield them?
True crime is a vast and expansive genre, and it's easy to find a wealth of information on the web. For anyone interested in writing about it, many great resources are a link away. We have discovered, however, that sometimes researching older, less renowned cases can be difficult. There are many hurdles and roadblocks