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And another one

Hurrah, another story out. http://www.fictionmagazines.com/shop/realm-issues/new-realm-vol-02-08/ (Only just realised this, despite having looked before, due to their website being a bit counter-intuitive.) In other news, I have begun revising the novel I’m working on at the moment. It is a bit … Continue reading

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Stories out, and sitting in fields

I have a couple of stories out in various places right now, should you be interested: “The Loyal Dragon” in kids’ (age range 9-17) SFF magazine FrostFire Worlds (May 2014 issue). It has a dragon in it! (I have a … Continue reading

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Pamphlets, folios, and zines

On a wall at the Bishopsgate Institute today, while visiting the London Radical Bookfair, I saw a quote from Voltaire: “Twenty-volume folios will never make a revolution. It is the little pocket pamphlets that are to be feared.” Inside the … Continue reading

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Iris Wildthyme of Mars

The author list for “Iris Wildthyme of Mars” (ed Philip Purser-Hallard), due out this summer from Obverse Books, was announced this week, and I am on it! Iris is a splendid character to write, and I enjoyed putting the story … Continue reading

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Strange Bedfellows

The anthology Strange Bedfellows, from Bundoran Press, is on sale now (wherever books are sold, and also specifically direct from the publisher or from Amazon UK). My story Blocking features it. It’s an anthology of specifically political SF, from a … Continue reading

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Twisted Boulevard out in UK

Twisted Boulevard (featuring ME) now available from Amazon UK. (As far as I know this is the only UK online retailer; although your local indie bookshop ought to be able to order it in for you.) (I still haven’t seen … Continue reading

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Twisted Boulevard out

Twisted Boulevard, the urban fantasy anthology from Elektrik Milk Bath Press in which I have a story, is now available. They will do international shipping there, but it should also be available from Amazon UK in a week or so. … Continue reading

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Stories!

Slightly belatedly, I have a story, “A Dangerous Magic”, in Silver Blade issue 20. I also have a story, “Blocking”, forthcoming in Strange Bedfellows from Bundoran Press. That won’t be out until April 2014 but I am greatly looking forward … Continue reading

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Article in Juno

In non-garden-related news, I have an article on equal parenting in the current issue of natural parenting/family magazine JUNO. Which is a good read all round (the magazine, not specifically my article, though I am very pleased with that too). … Continue reading

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Writing and time

Since I last wrote about writing and parenting, a few weeks ago, I’ve been experimenting with ways of writing fiction during my child-care days. I’ve written a few more bits and pieces on my phone (thumb-typing is slow) using Epistle, … Continue reading

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