I’m now on Patreon

I’ve long been trying to find ways to simplify my online content and also offer more to people. I’ve tried a few different things, but it’s all a bit disparate. I tried building up Ko-fi as I liked that platform, but while it’s good,...

Second Life Book Club

Remember Second Life, the virtual world? Turns out it’s is still a thing – a really big thing! – and it also turns out it’s the domain of some incredible artists among many other things. People are creating wonderful stuff over there and...

SHADOW BITES – a permanently free sampler of my stuff

Here’s something for everyone! I’ve been meaning to get around to this for a while, and I finally found the time. On the one hand, I just wanted to give away something for free. It’s nice to be generous, right? But also, it’s often a big ask...

Special deal on signed books for Aussies

Due to a few postponements and cancellations from recent Covid outbreaks (uugughhhcovid), I find myself with a bunch of stock on hand. That’s no problem, but it would be nice to get some space in my study back, and I can certainly use some cash to feed my...

Content warnings are not censorship

What’s that? Another twitterstorm of outrage and controversy. Well, it is *checks watch* a day of the week, after all. In this case, there’s been another big blow up about including content warnings (sometimes called trigger warnings, now simply CW...

Great novellas

I bloody love a good novella. There was a time when the novella was super popular. Those good old days of magazine rack pulp fiction, with pocket-sized novellas in every pharmacy, newsagent, supermarket, you name it. Then production costs and distribution systems...