A Taste Of Black Honey

March 2, 2015

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This is a straightforward plea, to those of you who have wider music knowledge than me.  I’m looking for info/links/anything on a band called Black Honey. Here, let me explain why: Round about this time of year I start putting together my playlist for getting to know the bands I’ll be able to see at ex-Stag […]

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For a limited time only…

February 18, 2015

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Prompted by the BSFA award nomination, the very lovely people over at Spacewitch (and Amazon) are offering the ebook edition of The Moon King at a ridiculously low price. £1.99 – That’s literally as cheap as chips in many places these days. And if your preference is for paper books, Spacewitch are dropping the paperback price […]

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BSFA Awards Short List

February 13, 2015

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I… um… Nope, sorry. I got nothing. I’m supposed to be a writer and I have no words to express how it feels to learn that The Moon King has been shortlisted for this year’s BSFA award for best novel. So, I’ll just take this opportunity to thank profusely everyone that nominated it. There were a […]

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Into The Black

January 30, 2015

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Very, very pleased to announce that I’ve sold a supernatural short story, The Secret Language Of Stamps, to Black Static. One of my undisclosed writing goals for this year was to try and break into their pages, and I’m delighted to have done it so quickly. Black Static is a special magazine for me because its […]

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Fish On Friday

January 18, 2015

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The January 2015 issue of Interzone is out, and in amongst all the wonderful awesome Science Fiction stuff crammed between it’s lovely pages, they’ve managed to find room for  my story: Fish On Friday. Authors should never explain their stories, so if you’re reading from outside of Scotland I wish you all the luck in the world […]

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Enhance 224 to 176

January 18, 2015

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Enhance, stop. Move in. This January seems to be the month of productivity. I’m not sure exactly why. Perhaps because over Christmas I did very little aside from eat nice food, catch up on movies and not think about either work or attempting to be creative. Whatever, it’s allowed me to recharge, refocus and click back […]

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Songs In The Key Of : 1

December 18, 2014

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Turning alphabetical order into sort-of numerical for this episode of In The Key Of. Once – Laura Marling Once I Was – MG Boulter One And Only – Barenaked Ladies One Angry Dwarf And 200 Solemn Faces -Ben Folds Five One Day At A Time – Blue Rose Code One Good Reason – Lucy Kaplanski […]

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