The Jo Wyatt Mysteries

A Colorado police detective investigates a female video gamer’s claim that she’s being terrorized by a misogynistic internet stalker. When the determined officer uncovers a link to a series of deaths that implicate the gamer’s involvement, she must determine who’s really behind the threats, and what the deadly game really involves.  

From Crooked Lane Books, October 2020!


The Mer Cavallo Mysteries

The Mer Cavallo Mysteries are contemporary adventure stories set in the Florida Keys, where marine scientist Mer Cavallo uses her analytical mind to solve confounding crimes. The first Mer Cavallo Mystery, Adrift, was an Agatha Award finalist for Best First Novel. Prior to publication, it garnered The Daphne du Maurier Award of Excellence. Beached, released in 2018, earned the Royal Palm Literary Award for Book of the Year and Best Mystery.

Book cover for Adrift by Micki Browning

Short Stories

After years of writing factual police reports, it seemed a natural progression to experiment with short stories and flash-fiction. It’s fun to make things up and have characters actually do what they’re told — at least some of the time.

“F is for Fruitcake”
“Thicker than Water”
“String Theory”
Beached excerpt

Other Words

The Decision-Making Process in Police Organizations