Space Trash Blog
The Cortii series box set – if you’d been considering dipping an expendable appendage into the world of the Cortii, here’s your chance to get all of the first four books in the series for the price of two.
Character interview with Khyria Ilan on Central Worlds and the side-effects of getting the attention of influential people, particularly the do Harek family.
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.