Blog: What's the Big Idea?


J.E. Fishman

I write about dead people. Why they turn up. Why they come to untimely ends. How their passing casts a shadow over those of us who—for the moment—remain alive.

Most of my mysteries and thrillers have been Amazon bestsellers. My next book, The Prisoner of Hell Gate, written under the pen name Dana I. Wolff, will be published in mid-2016.



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Inspiration Behind The Writing of J.E. Fishman

The Name Is Not the Thing — or Is It?

April 8, 2016

I had a meeting last week with my publishing team at Picador, an imprint (at the end of a long string of read more

I Was Going To Write About Hard Things

March 11, 2016

This weekend I attended my editor’s funeral. He was 27 years old. I had planned to relaunch my occasional (but lately non-existent) read more