This week on the Writer's Detective Bureau, Medicolegal Death Investigators and Swatting. I'm Adam Richardson and this is the Writer's Detective Bureau. Welcome to episode 83 of the Writer's Detective Bureau, the podcast dedicated to helping authors and screenwriters write professional quality crime related fiction. And this week I'm answering your questions about Medicolegal Death Investigators and swatting.
But first, I need to thank Gold Shield patrons, Debra Dunbar from debradunbar.com, C.C. Jameson from ccjameson.com, Larry Keeton, Vicki Tharp at vickitharp.com, Chrysann, Larry Darter, Natalie Barelli of nataliebarelli.com, Craig Kingsman of craigkingsman.com, and my latest Gold Shield patron Lynn Vitale for their support. And I'd also like to send a huge thank you to my Silver Cuff-link and Coffee Club patrons as well.
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So do you have any good recipes for that new cocktail? The Quarantini? You're probably thinking a coronavirus joke. et tu Brute, that's a twofer right there, a coronavirus joke topped with an ides of March reference. Man, oh man, I leave you guys alone for a week, go take a little alcoholaday for my birthday and I come home to this mess? Ah, in all seriousness, I hope you are home and healthy and enjoying a little solitude while COVID-19 runs its course.
And please, seriously do take the recommended precautions seriously, I know you've been bombarded with notices and alerts and instructions and emails from every business you've ever done business with, but now is the time to take a much deserved staycation. If you're in the U S and your workplace has closed or reduced your hours and they aren't paying you, file for temporary unemployment right now then finish all those online courses you paid for, never finished.
Download a new book, reread that page turning you love back in the '90s and it's been collecting dust in that overstuffed bookcase. Finish writing your book, hey pot, I'm kettle. Send me a question to answer on next week's podcast, sleep in, run a bath, just relax, it's time for a mindset shift. Right now, the world is getting a multi-week break just to chill, to learn to be still to enjoy the peace and unplug.
I mean, you guys are writers, just imagine you're on deadline, this should be easy, you've been training for this, I certainly wish I could. Being in law enforcement means that we're going to get busy very soon because all of those closure orders that the state governors and city managers are working on signing right now, well, guess who gets to enforce all of those... Continue reading...
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