Patrick Whitehurst is the author of the novellas “Monterey Noir” and “Monterey Pulp.” His recent nonfiction book, “Haunted Monterey County,” reveals the many ghostly locations found in the Central Coast community. “Murder & Mayhem in Tucson” is scheduled for release in 2021. His short fiction has been featured on Pulp Modern Flash, on the Shotgun Honey website, in the anthology “Shotgun Honey Presents: Recoil,” in Switchblade Magazine, and in the Hoosier Noir 4:20 Special. His book reviews and author interviews can be found at Suspense Magazine. As a news reporter, he covered everything from the deaths of nineteen Granite Mountain Hotshots to President Barack Obama’s visit to the Grand Canyon.