Sullivan Sets Crime Story In Small-Town Newsroom

Books: ‘Murder Ink 2’

Patrick L. Sullivan’s short story is featured in “Murder Ink 2.” Photo submitted

Patrick L. Sullivan has been a reporter at The Lakeville Journal for more than 10 years — “it only feels like forever,” he quipped — and he’s covered it all. Board meetings. School events. Crime stories. And yes, even movie reviews.

So when he was approached to write a fictional piece for a crime anthology, he focused on what he knows best — covering a story as a reporter at a weekly newspaper in a small town with a big lake.

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