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Ripley and Diesel

News Bash

Today I return to the Dust Lounge to move some dust around, and generally bash your eyes with NEWS, sweet NEWS. And this news doesn’t involve any voting, politics or fact-checking so y’all can relax. NEWS 1 – the Dust Lounge is now populated with AN EXTRA KITTEN. Diesel needed some company, so Ripley has joined us. She’s a proper…

The Walking Dead

On The Walking Dead and the big new season premiere

SPOILERY MCSPOILER FACE COMMENTS AND MIND MEANDERINGS ON THE SEASON SEVEN PREMIERE OF THE WALKING DEAD. CONTINUE READING AT YOUR OWN PERIL. HERE IS A ZOMBIE FOR YOU TO GIVE YOU A CHANCE TO LOOK AWAY NOW. READY? NEED ANOTHER CHANCE TO GET AWAY, GET AWAY BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE AND YOU FIND OUT WHAT HAPPENS… READY NOW…? THEN LET…

Grind Spark

Win a signed proof copy of Grind Spark!

With less than two weeks to go until we hit Halloween, it’s getting closer to the official launch of Grind Spark! You can already pre-order an ebook copy, but if you want to get your hands on an early paper copy, then here’s your chance. Just enter the giveaway below to win a signed, proof paperback copy of Grind Spark.…

Writing

A week of #vss365

This week I was given the keys to the FlashDogs Head Quarters, FDHQ, and was allowed to set the prompt words for #vss365 (“Very Short Stories”). Every day I had the responsibility for picking a word or phrase that would then be used for a whole day to inspire tweet length fictions. And damn, it was fun. Also, jeez, there’s…

Grind Spark

Grind Spark – Cover reveal

It’s here, it’s here! The cover is done (after much fiddling) and the ebook version of Grind Spark is now LIVE FOR PRE-ORDER at the introductory price of 99p. Longlisted for the Bath Novel Award 2014, Grind Spark is a near-future dystopian novel about growing up in the years leading up to the end of the world. It’s about pretending…