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War And Wisdom is finally on Kindle!

I said I would get there in the end. Now I’ve just got to finish the trilogy off by typing up Dreamscape. I hope you enjoy it. I enjoyed writing it immensely, although it caused much heartache. Maybe I should … Continue reading

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My annus horribilis

Above you can see that my appearance has changed somewhat over the last year. The differences are subtle, but I think you can tell that I have aged somewhat. This is due to stress, a battered body and the building … Continue reading

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I hate editing!

After all of that creative stuff, I eventually have to sit down, type, spell-check, proof-read and edit. It’s just the most tedious process in the world. Counting the blades of grass on my unruly lawn would be more enjoyable. Anyhow, … Continue reading

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New book released.

I’ve been a bit busy recently. I’ve just self-published Fire Triangle, the first in a trilogy. It’s sci-fi again but with a twist of course. The book opens with a scene from fourteenth century Eastern Europe and features an encounter … Continue reading

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Run for your fall-out shelters!

Well…why aren’t you all scattering in panic? As you can see, I’m quite worried about what I am about to do: and with good reason. Maybe I’ve misunderstood what the ‘Press This’ button is for. You see, I’ve been on … Continue reading

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Decapitation: the facts

Wow! Am I just wanting to boost my views with that title? The answer to that is most emphatically “No!”, of course. Mind you, if loads of people read this for the right reasons, that’s all well and good. For … Continue reading

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British Gas: Is The Company A Jolly Green giant?

Well is it? I’ve had lots of conversations with British Gas in the last couple of months. Very few of them were jolly. Are they green? They would probably claim to be, pointing at their affordable warmth schemes and payments … Continue reading

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Spot the difference competition.

Here are two almost identical photographs. One is of an American football player: the other shows a science fiction author. Can you tell them apart? I know it’s very difficult but have a go and see if you can identify … Continue reading

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New! Home-made Science Fiction art

I have published a set of pages that I’ve added to let the world see what I produce for my covers: heaven help me! Most of this is unseen and relates to my forthcoming trilogy…I guess that makes it an … Continue reading

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Hurray! It’s the rugby league world cup!

That is, ‘hurray!’ if you can watch it. I took my daughter to a match at Derwent Park in Workington. Other than an organisational glitch that meant we struggled to get to our place in the stand, it was fantastic! … Continue reading

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