Space Trash Blog
These days, the word ‘chastise’ is generally seen as a little kinky. Ironically, the origin of chastise is from the Latin ‘castus’, ‘morally pure, chaste’.
Eostre: What do rabbits, eggs, and chocolate have to do with the death and rebirth of Christ?…actually, nothing at all.
Easter. Key festival in the Christian calendar, and also largely based on a variety of pagan traditions. I’ll be egging on Easter with a few of them. (And no, I have no shame when it comes to puns.)
New job, new me? Yeah, you’re right, that last part seems like a bit of a stretch. However, the new job part is accurate.
Unaltered is a novella in the Cortii universe, written from the point of view of Irin Seviki as he’s forcibly drawn into genetic purity politics and Central Worlds.
Phantosmia is when you smell things that aren’t there – nasal hallucinations, if you like. It’s a symptom of anything from stress to a brain tumour.
Arthur Dux Bellorum by author Tim Walker is a generation-spanning tale of British history following the retreat of the Roman Empire.
What is Twitter? Twitter is a micro-blogging service, and if you’re an author, it’s great way to meet other writers and artists and learn new things.
I’m seeing a lot of noise online recently about English, the ‘universal language’. And it makes me laugh, because it’s about the most difficult language to learn out there.
The non-PC novel: Banning books is an offence against free speech. It’s making someone else’s choices for them. It’s censorship. Don’t do it.
A scene. Loosely defined as the smallest unit of book building, built of many of the sub-units of book building known as mugs of coffee.
What are Twitter chats, and why should I care? Twitter chats depend on a hashtag topic, and are like the coffee bar of the Twitterverse, where you meet new people and discuss stuff.