Terry Pratchett and the embuggerance of Alzheimer’s

I was horrified to hear recently that modern literary genius, Terry Pratchett, has been diagnosed with a form of early onset Alzheimer’s disease. At only 59 years old, this is truly terrible news. Terry has spoken out recently and made a huge donation to...

A ‘Verse Full of Scum Episode 4 now online

For those of you that are utterly hooked on the biggest thing in fantasy space drama since the moon broke loose in 1999, you’ll be pleased to know that Episode 4 of A ‘Verse Full of Scum is now uploaded. Click the Serial Novella link on the left. Enjoy....

Double entendres – juvenile British fun

If you’re a fan of language like me, you will be easily entertained by all forms of word play. A good quality pun, for example, can keep me chuckling for hours. Also, if you’re British like me, knob gags and double-entendres are a staple of your comedy...

Pagesunbound.com – loads of online serial fiction

Word reader Stormy recently put me onto a site called Pages Unbound. It’s a website that’s been set up specifically to showcase online serial fiction and to act as a directory for people to find quality serials on the Web. The site lists its mission...

When seven mortal sins just aren’t enough

So good old Popey has decided that it’s time to update the seven deadly sins – seven of the most powerful words in recent history for the religiously minded. Back in the sixth century, Pope Gregory the Great came up with the original seven mortal sins of...