A Broken Heart

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

***MURDER-FOR-HIRE CASE SUMMARY – DISCRETION IS ADVISED***

BLOG POST #265: A Broken Heart

When you realize the man you’re seeing—a.k.a. your boss—is not a good match for you and you move on, you’d probably never think your new girlfriend or boyfriend would be in danger. I’m sure the woman in this case didn’t either. Read More

At Gunpoint

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

***CARJACKING CASE – READER DISCRETION IS ADVISED***

BLOG POST #262: At Gunpoint

It’s early in the morning, when most people are still asleep. You’re at an intersection waiting for the traffic light to turn green when suddenly the car approaching from behind runs into your vehicle. What do you do? Almost everyone would get out of their vehicle and exchange insurance information—big mistake. Read More

The Sky is not the Limit

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

***BULLYING CASE UPDATE – READER DISCRETION IS ADVISED***

BLOG POST #253: This week, I’m sharing research on a true-crime case involving middle school students.

I first shared this case in October 2018 – you can read it here: The Bullied Student Who Persevered. I looked into a possible follow up post on the victim and found an amazing survival journey that warranted an update. Read More

Restroom Bully

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

***READER DISCRETION IS ADVISED***

Robin Lyons, Author, websiteBLOG POST #252: Research on a true-crime involving a bullied 8-year-old boy.

After an 8-year-old boy took his own life, the incident warranted an investigation. The authorities felt there had to be more to it—an 8-year-old doesn’t commit suicide. Read More

Bad Break-up

True-crime research, novel writing research, and updates.

***STALKING CASE – READER DISCRETION IS ADVISED***

BLOG POST #248: Bad Break-upBLOG POST #248: Bad Break-up

Unless you married your high school sweetheart, we’ve all had a bad break-up. As you feel your world is crumbling around you most people, over-indulge in adult beverages or ice cream. Not this man. He wanted one thing—vengeance.  Read More