Archive for November, 2010

  • I’ve been mulling about genre, here.

    A Book-Lover’s Easy Virtue

    I’ve been mulling about genre, here.

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  • Hey, Debatable Space is featured in this month’s Orbital Drop – download this  dangerously deranged novel for a paltry $2.99….! And check out that fancy new cover, which for the...

    Orbital Drop

    Hey, Debatable Space is featured in this month’s Orbital Drop – download this  dangerously deranged novel for a paltry $2.99….! And check out that fancy new cover, which for the...

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  •     Now that’s a sexy image! This is the logo for a fasinating workshop being organised by arts organisation Spread the Word.  The day is titled Guilty Pleasures,  and...

    Guilty Pleasures

        Now that’s a sexy image! This is the logo for a fasinating workshop being organised by arts organisation Spread the Word.  The day is titled Guilty Pleasures,  and...

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  • Lovely review here on io9…

    Version 43 on io9

    Lovely review here on io9…

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  • Hey! Here’s the cover of Hell Ship. Which comes out next year. And here’s Lauren Panepinto’s hilarious account of how she created it.   I MEAN, this lady is crazy –...

    Hell Ship cover launched, with a splash

    Hey! Here’s the cover of Hell Ship. Which comes out next year. And here’s Lauren Panepinto’s hilarious account of how she created it.   I MEAN, this lady is crazy –...

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  • Blogger Adam Christopher has just posted a piece from me about writerly habits…I met Adam at the last Easteron, a story he tells here…

    Writing Habits

    Blogger Adam Christopher has just posted a piece from me about writerly habits…I met Adam at the last Easteron, a story he tells here…

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  • A recent blog by John Scalzi  drew my attention to a fascinating plagiarism case on the web.  The author  Monica Gaudio discovered to her horror that an article she’d written...

    The Ethics of Theft

    A recent blog by John Scalzi  drew my attention to a fascinating plagiarism case on the web.  The author  Monica Gaudio discovered to her horror that an article she’d written...

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  • Here’s a treat – an action movie with wit and humour and real characters.  Check out RED, directed by Robert Schwentke, (who I’ve now forgiven for the lame The Time...

    RED

    Here’s a treat – an action movie with wit and humour and real characters.  Check out RED, directed by Robert Schwentke, (who I’ve now forgiven for the lame The Time...

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  • My iPod has been set to Bowie all week, after this week’s choice from the remarkable, prolific, erudite and very talented Mr James Lovegrove, author of epics including The Age...

    SFF Song of the Week: James Lovegrove

    My iPod has been set to Bowie all week, after this week’s choice from the remarkable, prolific, erudite and very talented Mr James Lovegrove, author of epics including The Age...

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  • One last memory from the recording of The Art of Deception (see blogs below – this is series 2 of my radio drama about art fraud and art theft –...

    DC Beckett Steals the Show

    One last memory from the recording of The Art of Deception (see blogs below – this is series 2 of my radio drama about art fraud and art theft –...

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