Edward has written hundreds of acclaimed true crime articles and has won numerous awards for his short stories.
I "Last time I was around this many people, it was an orgy!" Gramorn Songsteel yelled as he buried his sword into one of the Trieflin Assassins. The assassin stumbled back, eyes wide as the blue life-blood oozed from the wound. She fell to the ground, mouth forming a perfect 'O'. "Please tell me there are no more of these assholes."
The Breakup and The Iconic Song
Near the top of the heap of classic Madonna songs is "Like A Virgin." The tune helped jumpstart her career by being the first of nearly 50 #1 hits. Most people know the song from just the first chord and the living legend's familiar voice.
Who Stopped The Roger Rabbit Sequel?
While Who Framed Roger Rabbit is a beloved movie now, people who worked on the flick had a different perspective. It was in development hell. No executive or producer could agree on a vision for how the story should come together. Or how to film it.
Memoirs Of A Paperboy
One second can change your life forever. My one second came when I was just 16 years old. Until now, I have never talked about what happened on the summer day that changed my life. Which set me down the path that brought me to where I am today.
Bitcoin's Decade Long Mystery Unraveled
Bitcoin has long left many an internet detective scratching their chin. It appeared on January 9, 2009, with a mysterious founder. Satoshi Nakomoto was credited as the creator of the currency. There was just one problem, no one with that name existed.
The Dangerous Secrets Of A Doctor
Dr. Alan Canty seemed to have it all. A successful psychologist, he had offices in Detroit and Grosse Pointe Park, Michigan. His patients loved him, even if they thought he was a bit odd. They ignored his peculiar behaviors because he was generous with them, even arranging sessions at his home.
The History And Triumph Of Santa
The way Christmas is celebrated has historical roots. Especially with the man who is at the center of the holiday season: Santa Claus (St.Nick). His story plays a big part in how the day is celebrated. It also helped shape some of the most popular traditions that are embedded in society's consciousness.
The Running Mate Who Changed History
Politics create history. History creates politics. Then there are men and women who helped shape both. Some shaped history in ways that are obvious and easily provable. Others molded society in ways that are more subtle and requires more research than is typical.
The Plot That Killed Governor William Goebel
"Politics have never been this divided," people declare about the current state of American politics. Bipartisanship does seem to be a thing of the past, as both parties dig their heels in on certain issues. However, one needs only to look at the 1899 Governor's race in Kentucky to see how bad it could be.