Debatable Space Archive

  • Imagine a London full of evil and malice and monstrous injustice. Now stop watching the news, and read THIS instead.  My new book HELL ON EARTH is a science fiction...

    HELL ON EARTH is here

    Imagine a London full of evil and malice and monstrous injustice. Now stop watching the news, and read THIS instead.  My new book HELL ON EARTH is a science fiction...

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  • Meet Fillide Melandroni – courtesan and artist’s model, and now an RDC (Resurrected Detective Constable) in the Metropolitan Police Murder Squad Number Five…  

    Meet Fillide

    Meet Fillide Melandroni – courtesan and artist’s model, and now an RDC (Resurrected Detective Constable) in the Metropolitan Police Murder Squad Number Five…  

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  • HELL ON EARTH, my new novel, is coming soon. Expect crime.  Action. Demons.  And warlocks. HOE is set in a near future London where Hell has come to Earth. Murder...

    Hell on Earth: Coming Even Sooner

    HELL ON EARTH, my new novel, is coming soon. Expect crime.  Action. Demons.  And warlocks. HOE is set in a near future London where Hell has come to Earth. Murder...

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  • Thanks Auntie Beeb…for repeating the entire first two series of RED AND BLUE, my wargame/state of the planet drama series which I’ve been writing over the last four or five...

    Red and Blue – the first six episodes

    Thanks Auntie Beeb…for repeating the entire first two series of RED AND BLUE, my wargame/state of the planet drama series which I’ve been writing over the last four or five...

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  • Bradley Shoreham returns!!!!   ACOUSTIC: THE CYBER SUITE IN PEMBERLEY FINANCE A ROOM FULL OF ‘TECHIES’ HARD AT WORK; TYPING ON COMPUTERS.  CHIEF GEEK TOBY DRISCOLL IS IN CHARGE. BRADLEY:...

    Red and Blue Two

    Bradley Shoreham returns!!!!   ACOUSTIC: THE CYBER SUITE IN PEMBERLEY FINANCE A ROOM FULL OF ‘TECHIES’ HARD AT WORK; TYPING ON COMPUTERS.  CHIEF GEEK TOBY DRISCOLL IS IN CHARGE. BRADLEY:...

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  •   This is the moment to March to Time… Check out Tony Ballantyne’s mission to save us from the bankers…  

    March to Time

      This is the moment to March to Time… Check out Tony Ballantyne’s mission to save us from the bankers…  

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  • This Sunday I’ll be travelling to Leicester to take part in the 2 week long Space Fiction event at the National Space Centre. I’ll be giving a talk & reading...

    Space Fiction

    This Sunday I’ll be travelling to Leicester to take part in the 2 week long Space Fiction event at the National Space Centre. I’ll be giving a talk & reading...

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  • Off to Fantasy Con today!  For more details, here’s the website. I’ll be arriving this evening in time for the mass signing.  Then on two panels on Saturday – one...

    Fantasy Con 2012

    Off to Fantasy Con today!  For more details, here’s the website. I’ll be arriving this evening in time for the mass signing.  Then on two panels on Saturday – one...

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  • One of the best kept secrets in the world of BBC Radio is the site called Audiogo.  It’s where they sell audio books; and then some smart cookie had the...

    Radio Bookcase

    One of the best kept secrets in the world of BBC Radio is the site called Audiogo.  It’s where they sell audio books; and then some smart cookie had the...

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  • I absolutely love this cover! It’s  an anthology of steampunk stories edited by Scott Harrison, and I’m delighted to be part of it. For an account of the book and...

    Resurrection Engines

    I absolutely love this cover! It’s  an anthology of steampunk stories edited by Scott Harrison, and I’m delighted to be part of it. For an account of the book and...

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  •   Series 1 of Red and Blue has been and gone…I’m thrilled with the response.  And the consensus seems to be that Tim Woodward (above) stole the show as former...

    Red and Blued…

      Series 1 of Red and Blue has been and gone…I’m thrilled with the response.  And the consensus seems to be that Tim Woodward (above) stole the show as former...

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  •   Today is the broadcast date for Episode 1 of my new radio drama series RED AND BLUE.   This is a fast-talking drama about the world of military wargames...

    TX: Hearts and Minds

      Today is the broadcast date for Episode 1 of my new radio drama series RED AND BLUE.   This is a fast-talking drama about the world of military wargames...

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  • One of the busy-bee panellists at Eastercon last was Jaine Fenn, a delightful and greatly talented SF writer.  I met Jaine some time back when we shared a panel at...

    SFF Song of the Week: Jaine Fenn

    One of the busy-bee panellists at Eastercon last was Jaine Fenn, a delightful and greatly talented SF writer.  I met Jaine some time back when we shared a panel at...

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  •   I had a delightful time at Eastercon, zipping in for one day only before embarking upon a rare family holiday in Dorset… In my few hours there I met...

    Best and worst of genres

      I had a delightful time at Eastercon, zipping in for one day only before embarking upon a rare family holiday in Dorset… In my few hours there I met...

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  • For the last few weeks I’ve been doing an interview for the Irish blogger and writer Bob Neilson, who does a lot of stuff for the Irish online mag Albedo...

    Philip Palmer, Renaissance Man? No way!

    For the last few weeks I’ve been doing an interview for the Irish blogger and writer Bob Neilson, who does a lot of stuff for the Irish online mag Albedo...

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  • I met the Woman in Black yesterday! That’s Liz White, the actress who plays the title role in what is apparently the most successful British horror film ever. She plays...

    More about Red and Blue

    I met the Woman in Black yesterday! That’s Liz White, the actress who plays the title role in what is apparently the most successful British horror film ever. She plays...

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  • I’ve spent the last few months immersed in stories of war.   Some of them are well known  wars – I read a long account of the SAS in the...

    Future War

    I’ve spent the last few months immersed in stories of war.   Some of them are well known  wars – I read a long account of the SAS in the...

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  • Just before Xmas, I  got this from those lovely guys at Recorded Books, who did the audio version of Artemis… Here’s Artemis McIvor, narrating part of the first chapter of...

    Artemis Speaks!

    Just before Xmas, I  got this from those lovely guys at Recorded Books, who did the audio version of Artemis… Here’s Artemis McIvor, narrating part of the first chapter of...

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  • Happy New Year one and all!  Can’t believe it’s 4th Jan already. I came out of my fun and alcohol stupor to read this rather delightful blog about Hell Ship....

    Happy New Year!!!!

    Happy New Year one and all!  Can’t believe it’s 4th Jan already. I came out of my fun and alcohol stupor to read this rather delightful blog about Hell Ship....

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  • Artemis is now definitely in the shops…in Barnes & Noble in the US, and in all good bookshops in the UK…just wrote a small blog about it on the Orbit...

    Orbit Blog

    Artemis is now definitely in the shops…in Barnes & Noble in the US, and in all good bookshops in the UK…just wrote a small blog about it on the Orbit...

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