Library thing

For the bibliophiles among you, and I would like to think that applied to all the readers here, I’ve found a treat for you. Some clever soul has designed an online bookshelf for people to catalogue their entire library. It’s called ‘Library Thing’. Remarkably...

They’re all as bad as each other

Dr George Pell, Archbishop of Sydney, is in trouble again. The leading Catholic is regularly upsetting people with his comments and opinions.This time Dr Pell made an address to US Catholic business leaders in Florida in February; the address was published last week....

It’s so good when people like it

RealmShift has just received another great review. This time from the good people at TCM Reviews. You can read it here.There’s something really satisfying about other people enjoying what I write. Far beyond the obvious rewards of selling more books, it’s...

Greed creates need

Buy it, even if you don’t know you need it. Advertising has always been about creating need. After all, anything really worth having is going to sell itself, to a degree. However, advertisers are always desperate to bombard us with information about things we didn’t...