Ro Cuzon has been named by George Pelecanos as "among the rising stars of the new generation of noir novelists." The first two novels in his Adel Destin series, Under the Dixie Moon and Under the Carib Sun, are released in paperback for the first time today. He spoke to us about the inspiration for writing the series and New Orleans. What was your inspiration for writing Under the Dixie Moon and Under the Carib Sun? How did the novels start to take shape in your imagination?