Ice hot but no sparrows

I was down at Jervis Bay recently, on the NSW South Coast. Arguably one of the most beautiful places in the world. I saw this BBQ Chicken shop there and was pretty fascinated by the bold sign in the window.ICE HOTNo further explanation. Perhaps they’re trying to...

What’s in a name?

In a surprisingly knee-jerk reaction to what it perceives as “liberal bias” from the editors of the online knowledge behemoth wikipedia.org, US religious activists have, apparently without any irony, set up conservapedia.com.The founders of the aptly named...

Strong language symbolically banned

Warning: Strong language ahead. Nigger has been banned in New York. Yep, they’ve tried to ban a word. The city that’s becoming famous for legislating against anything it doesn’t like has decided to declare a “symbolic moratorium” on a word used more these days by...

Shameless self promotion

I was recently interviewd by the good folk over at gryphonwood.net in relation to RealmShift. They were also kind enough to review the novel for me. Gryphonwood is a great site for all things fantasy related. Using their own words:Gryphonwood is a webzine featuring...