Paintwork is out now - you can get Kindle versions from Amazon US and Amazon UK, and versions for all other popular e-readers (including iPad and Nook) at Smashwords. UPDATE: Print versions are now available from Createspace or Amazon US and ...Read More

I was both shocked and thrilled to discover this week that my short story "Havana Augmented" has been nominated for the prestigious British Science Fiction Association Award for Short Fiction. The story was published almost exactly a year ago in the ...Read More

Something different to kick off the second half of 2010, and to show what I'm going to be up to for the next few months. A teaser for my current project - and debut novel - God's Switch, hopefully being ...Read More

It's not even Christmas yet, but for me 2010 has already got off to a good start. January 1st sees the publication of my story Havana Augmented - a tale of globalization, celebrity gamers, augmented reality and non-existent mech battles. ...Read More

The name Natsuhiko Kyogoku is probably unfamiliar to most anime fans, but the novelist has already had one of his works adapted - Madhouse's 2008 series Mōryō no Hako - with a second, Loups-Garous, being adapted into a movie by ...Read More

Another one from Paparazzi: gesture and speech controlled TV, courtesy of JVC.... Read More

R.I.P. I can't start to tell you how important the movie 2001 has been in my life. For a start, my parents went to see it on their first date. Then they took me to see it when it was ...Read More

Heh. If any of you have read the extract from my short story Paparazzi, you'll remember a couple of the characters communicating with each other using something called a 'Voice-Free Choker' - a neck band that picks up nerve signals to ...Read More

Because I'm trying to curb mine. Though, to be honest, it's proving to be hard this morning. The reason? New images from Zack "300" Snyder's big screen adaptation of Watchmen splurged across c-space as I jacked-in this morning. And man, shit. ...Read More

Here we go...the first 2000 odd words of my latest story 'Paparazzi', hopefully for your enjoyment. Let me know what you think in the comments section... I can't put the full thing up yet because of the aforementioned possible publishing deal, ...Read More