To Nano or Not?

Next month is NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) which should now really be called InNoWriMo because the movement is now an international one. I've participated in the last two Novembers, each one successfully writing the requisite 50,000 words leading up to what exists as an unfinished over 100,000 word novel on my hard-drive. This year I'm … Continue reading To Nano or Not?

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Review: The Wyld Hunt

The Wyld Hunt by Gunnar Roxen My rating: 4 of 5 stars (Disclaimer - I was provided a comp. copy of this ebook for review purposes. I do not have any connection with the author.) We first meet Agent John Aries, Echo Agent, and his partner, Tarus Arken Karazhja, better known by his nickname 'Lovelace', … Continue reading Review: The Wyld Hunt

Review: The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch by Philip K. Dick My rating: 4 of 5 stars I had no idea what to expect from this book when I picked it up; the enigmatic title giving away little. Having read a number of Philip K. Dick books before I knew it would be worth the effort. … Continue reading Review: The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch

Review: The World Jones Made

The World Jones Made by Philip K. Dick My rating: 4 of 5 stars I thoroughly enjoyed this quick read (a long weekend) by the sci-fi master Philip K. Dick. Set on a post war earth, the government has adopted and enforces the policy of Relativism to maintain stability. This is never really defined, but … Continue reading Review: The World Jones Made

Life the Universe and Everything

At the moment Rowan and I are working on our times tables. My favourite sum is 6 x 7 because the answer takes me back to a favourite radio play/book/film of mine, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy. According to the Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, some time ago a group of hyper-intelligent pan dimensional … Continue reading Life the Universe and Everything