Charley Ridgway is a bored bartender living on Maui’s Westside. But when meets a beautiful former b-movie star and her millionaire developer boyfriend, his life suddenly gets too interesting even for him.
Maui bartender Charley Ridgway returns. While searching for a young woman who stole an important keepsake, he quickly finds himself immersed in a world of organized crime, crooked cops and murder.
Everyone wants Charley Ridgway to take a vacation. But when a secretive old army buddy visits at the same time his friend Ron Miller goes missing, all hope of taking it easy gets thrown out the window.
A collection of some of my noir-themed journalism from my work in California and Hawaii.