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As I've mentioned previously I'll be at Bristolcon later this month - and over on their site this week they've posted the official programme. It looks great - an amazing line up of authors and panelists - and I thought ...Read More

space_colony

Apologies for being quiet over the last few weeks, but I have been kind of busy. I was off making my inaugural visit to the Great American Empire, and I can report on my return that our colonial cousins ...Read More

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This weekend saw the final unveiling of the the See No Evil project in Bristol; Europe’s largest street art exhibition. It is, to say the very least, an extraordinary, breathtaking achievement. Graffiti artists not just from Bristol but around the ...Read More

4for3

Paintwork has been out for nearly two months now, so time for a little round-up of what has been happening recently... Reviews are starting to trickle in: "...an interesting, cool urban read. Like graffiti condensed into prose. If you’re already a fan ...Read More

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I'm very pleased to announce that the print version of Paintwork is finally available to order from Createspace now, and with Amazon to follow in just a few days. I received a proof copy earlier this week, and have to ...Read More

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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. Those of you that prefer to buy your eBooks from an ...Read More

paintwork1

UPDATE: Paintwork is out now - you can get Kindle versions from Amazon US and Amazon UK, and versions for all other popular e-readers at Smashwords. Enjoy! Not final artwork, but couldn't resist sharing. Fantastic work from my much better half. Paintwork ...Read More

awo-resized

Another quick update - two podcasts I had the pleasure of guesting on over the last few weeks. First up is the legendary behemoth opinionated anime podcasting that is Anime World Order, where it was a huge pleasure to join Daryl, ...Read More

alphonso-b

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

MSM1

I'll be honest with you, I'm sick of writing about death. If the recent loss of Satoshi Kon to cancer wasn't enough, then anime was struck another blow last week with the death of Umanosuke Iida to the dreaded disease at ...Read More