So we made this really short, low budget film based on Paintwork (watch it in full screen if you can): This morning I was trying to piece together how this happened. It certainly wasn't something I'd been planning. I think it ...Read More

Here's one way to cheer up your Monday - a couple of my stories are now up to read for free on the interwebs. First off publishers Tor have bought the rights to reprint the title story from my collection Paintwork ...Read More


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


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


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


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

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

Got out and about last night - dropped into "Weapon of Choice" - a live graffiti jam at Mr Wolf's - a little bar here in Bristol. Couple of drinks, some nice beats and some, erm, entertaining rhymes from Nerdcore ...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