Barb Goffman

Episode 128
51m | Nov 27, 2023

Barb Goffman is the author of the short story “Beauty and the Beyotch,” which won this year’s Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity Awards. She’s been a finalist for national crime short story awards forty times and has won three Agatha Awards, two Macavitys, and one Anthony, Silver Falchion, and Ellery Queen Readers Award. Her next story will be “Real Courage,” coming soon in issue 14 of Black Cat Mystery Magazine. Barb works as a freelance editor, offering developmental, line, and copy editing services. She edits across the crime genre but especially enjoys working on traditional and cozy mysteries. She’s been the editor or coeditor of twelve anthologies, with three more forthcoming. She’s also an associate editor of Black Cat Weekly.

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