Debatable Space Archive

  • Click here to see what Orbit have done on their website; a long excerpt in a Debatable Space in a special e-format, and the coolest banner I’ve seen.  These guys have...

    Extract from Debatable Space

    Click here to see what Orbit have done on their website; a long excerpt in a Debatable Space in a special e-format, and the coolest banner I’ve seen.  These guys have...

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  • Last night’s Writer’s Guild forum on fantasy and science fiction writing proved a great success.  We had a full house of interested writers, many of them non-Guild members (there was...

    More on Imaginary Worlds

    Last night’s Writer’s Guild forum on fantasy and science fiction writing proved a great success.  We had a full house of interested writers, many of them non-Guild members (there was...

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  • I recently did a Q & A for the Book Swede – great fun.  If you fancy reading it, then click here.

    Q & A

    I recently did a Q & A for the Book Swede – great fun.  If you fancy reading it, then click here.

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  • I was once told it was possible to study Klingon as part of a language degree at a British university, though I can’t remember which particular institution was offering that...

    On Speaking Flame Beast

    I was once told it was possible to study Klingon as part of a language degree at a British university, though I can’t remember which particular institution was offering that...

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  • I’m reading the proofs for Debatable Space this week…a delightful but terrifying exercise.   The story spans a thousand years, and features extraordinary events that are meant to be implausible and...

    The Future History of Debatable Space

    I’m reading the proofs for Debatable Space this week…a delightful but terrifying exercise.   The story spans a thousand years, and features extraordinary events that are meant to be implausible and...

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  • Crime has been good to me over the years. One of my first and best jobs in television was as a script editor on the cult BBC series The Paradise...

    On Writing Science Fiction

    Crime has been good to me over the years. One of my first and best jobs in television was as a script editor on the cult BBC series The Paradise...

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