Ditmar Awards open for nominations.

The Ditmar Awards are open for nominations. Any creator or fan can nominate for these awards. My eligible works are:   Best Collected Work: Served Cold by Alan Baxter, Grey Matter Press.   Best Novella or Novelette:   “Yellowheart”, Alan Baxter, in Served...

Genesis of The Roo

Sometimes the stars align. Every once in a while, a bizarre situation unfolds that you could never plan, but which takes over everyday life for a little while. This all started with a ridiculous situation on Twitter. There was a news article going around with the...

Interview with Silhouette

If you’ve enjoyed the Alex Caine Series, you might enjoy this interview the badass that is Silhouette. If you haven’t read the Alex Caine Series, read this interview with Silhouette and then I’ll bet you’ll be keen to read the story....

Authors For Fireys

(Please note: All the photos in this post were collected over the last couple of weeks from Twitter and I’ve lost track of who took them. If a photo is yours and you’d like credit or you’d like the photo removed, please let me know on...

SNAFU: Last Stand is out now

The SNAFU anthology series from Cohesion Press has rightly seen a lot of success. High-octane stories of military horror, loads of action, loads of monsters, how can you go wrong? I’ve had a pretty good run with writing for the series too – my stories...

#ScaryStories on Twitter

This writing business is a weird gig at the best of times. Sometimes, it’s downright bizarre. And usually lots of fun (not counting the endless waiting and relentless rejections!) And to make any kind of living, lowly mid-listers like myself are always on the...