Category Archives: General

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Nymphs 2


Just posted cover detail from my upcoming, fantasy themed collection: Nymphs. Artwork by the Sloth Meister Advertisements

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Neil White, Lytham, 09/06/2018


Met Neil White yesterday. Best-selling author of Fallen Idols, Lost Souls, Last Rites etc… Continue reading

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Nymphs


Updated the Resources page on The Tau Device

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An Office Life 11: Acquiring Business Intelligence


One of the first lessons I learned was you need to know where you fit in the machine or your effort may be pointless. This is aptly demonstrated by the Sandbox experiment when I went to Fielden House Productivity Centre … Continue reading

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Just begun to self-edit The Turning Stone


I wrote The Turning Stone in late 2016. It’s YA Fantasy set in an alternate present day where the leading powers of the world are NuWrld, Angevie, Hanan and Muscovy. It begins in the fictional town of Saret, not far … Continue reading

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Kirbyesque


ZimQ update via Kirbyesque

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The Tarkowski decision and the Italy goal


Should be doing other things but here’s my view of the passage of play: 1 Chiesa is losing control and Lallana is coming in like a train 2 At this point

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An Office Life 9: Intermission (images)


We rarely keep the things of our lives. Peeking through my archives I came across a little black book with some notes to my earlier blog post:Intermission. I reproduce these below without further comment.

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An Office Life 8: Intermission


1) Learning the work. Work is easy – find the pattern and fit in. Do the job better, faster, more effectively and cover all the bases; create space to do more. Everything that goes without saying. There are barriers to … Continue reading

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My Top Ten SF Spaceships


My Top Ten SF Spaceships Let’s make this clear, no mention of SF is complete without Frank Herbert’s majestic Dune. Right that’s sorted. Let’s begin. 1) EE ‘Doc’ Smith: Skylark –

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