Archive for August, 2008

  • This week has turned into something of a perfect storm for me – one of those freak moments when many events coincide to create a whole larger than the parts...

    TX: It Came From Outer Space

    This week has turned into something of a perfect storm for me – one of those freak moments when many events coincide to create a whole larger than the parts...

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  • This in from my spies in Sheffield… The Waterstone’s blurb is ‘Imagine Firefly rewritten by Iain M. Banks’, which I rather like….

    Waterstone’s in Sheffield

    This in from my spies in Sheffield… The Waterstone’s blurb is ‘Imagine Firefly rewritten by Iain M. Banks’, which I rather like….

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  • Brian Ruckley has written a delightful blog featuring the Bart Simpson blackboard about the forthcoming movie version of the classic graphic novel The Watchmen.  Like Brian and many others, I...

    Watchmen in Peril

    Brian Ruckley has written a delightful blog featuring the Bart Simpson blackboard about the forthcoming movie version of the classic graphic novel The Watchmen.  Like Brian and many others, I...

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  • I’ve just discovered that Orbit are recklessly giving away free copies of Debatable Space every Friday lunchtime, from this week until the end of August. All you have to do...

    Free Books!!!!!

    I’ve just discovered that Orbit are recklessly giving away free copies of Debatable Space every Friday lunchtime, from this week until the end of August. All you have to do...

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  • Hurrah! Signed copies of the mass market edition of Debatable Space are now available from my local bookshop, the adorably named The Bookseller Crow on the Hill.  Mr Crow was...

    The Bookseller Crow on the Hill

    Hurrah! Signed copies of the mass market edition of Debatable Space are now available from my local bookshop, the adorably named The Bookseller Crow on the Hill.  Mr Crow was...

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  • I’ve just come across an interesting new site, recommended by SF Crowsnest; it’s called SF Diplomat and it has some very good in depth articles on SF and movies. And...

    On Movies to Watch

    I’ve just come across an interesting new site, recommended by SF Crowsnest; it’s called SF Diplomat and it has some very good in depth articles on SF and movies. And...

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  • It’s been a good year for Debatable Space,  and indeed for me. I’ve been delighted at the many nice responses I’ve had from SF fans.  And I’ve also been thrilled...

    On Debatable Space

    It’s been a good year for Debatable Space,  and indeed for me. I’ve been delighted at the many nice responses I’ve had from SF fans.  And I’ve also been thrilled...

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  • Was it worth the wait? Does it justify the hype?  Hell yes! I loved Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight (which as well as directing, he co-wrote with his brother Jonathan). ...

    On the Dark Knight

    Was it worth the wait? Does it justify the hype?  Hell yes! I loved Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight (which as well as directing, he co-wrote with his brother Jonathan). ...

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