Universal Day of the Jedi

As a Jedi Knight I feel obliged to pass this news on. Hey, doesn’t everyone wish they were a Jedi Knight really? Even the most non-geeky people, that really aren’t that big a fan of science fiction, can’t help but be impressed by Jedis. Star Wars is...

The lowest form of wit?

There’s been some debate over the years as to what actually constitutes the lowest form of wit. It seems to be generally accepted that sarcasm holds the title, but being an Englishman at heart (and by birth) I consider sarcasm to be an art form. Poor sarcasm is...

A ‘Verse Full of Scum – Episode 11

Click on the Serial Novella link on the left to read the next Episode. Volume 3 is under way now, with Episode 11 freshly posted. Enjoy. .

Lists, awards and general excitement

A couple of items have surfaced recently that make for interesting reading. Firstly, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America have announced the Nebula Award winners for 2007. The winners are a diverse bunch. Winning novel is The Yiddish Policemen’s...

Amazon getting too big for their boots

I have some bad news that’s been circulating for a while and it’s not getting any better. Firstly, an explanation. Hundreds of small press and independent authors like myself use Print On Demand (POD) technology to get quality work out to the public...