Michael Pool is a private investigator, writer, and martial artist born in Tyler, Texas and living in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex. His crime noir novella, Debt Crusher, is out now from All Due Respect Books. A collection of Michael’s short fiction, New Alleys For Nothing Men, is also available from Short Stack Books. Michael’s first full-length novel, Texas Two Step, will be published by Down and Out Books in 2018.
Michael’s short fiction has appeared in All Due Respect, Out of the Gutter, Thuglit, Heater, Urban Graffiti, Shotgun Honey and others. Michael is the Editor-in-Chief of the crime fiction publication Crime Syndicate Magazine, and is the editor/ conceptualizer of the critically-acclaimed Short Stack Books eighties-themed anthology, Fast Women and Neon Lights: Eighties-Inspired Neon Noir.