Monthly Archives: August 2012

Nikki 2.3 is alive!

Well, maybe not alive exactly, but my story, ‘Nikki 2.3’ is available to read, for free, over at The Journal Of Unlikely Entomology. Do check it out (and the other stories in the “Hello World” issue of the Journal). A warning though: this story may or may not contain adult content (depending on your definition […]

Foolish Wishes, Fairy Kisses Sells to

The title says it all. My latest sale is an urban fantasy/fairy tale story and I’m pleased it has found a good home at If you haven’t read this online magazine, you should do so as there’s plenty of great free fiction available. “Foolish Wishes, Fairy Kisses” should be appearing in the December issue. […]

Got GamrCred?

The team who created Empire Avenue have launced a new sister site, oriented towards gamers called Gamrcred. “GamrCred™ is your ultimate rank based on how you play, what you say and the respect you earn” So congrats to the team for putting together a slick looking site. Gamrcred is going to be invite only for […]

Congratulations to On Spec for their Aurora Win!

On Spec Magazine, which I’ve been subscribing to for many, many, years has won an Aurora Award in the Best Related Work category. The full list of all winners can be found in this article. Huge congratulations to the team at On Spec, I’ve always enjoyed reading the magazine and have discovered several great authors […]

Lazy Designer Stuff

It looks like I’ll write the third lazy designer book after all. The first two volumes have done ‘ok’, albeit not spectacular (else I wouldn’t be hanging around here on this blog, I suppose). Though I was reluctant to write the third book without meeting my sales expectations for the first two volumes I figured […]

My new office

Would you believe me if I said I’m way more productive now?