Hi everyone. I recently had to start a Go Fund Me to help me pay for the expenses that come with fighting breast cancer while unemployed, and to get some emergency repairs done on my home. As it's just me and my sister, and she's the only one working, we simply didn't have enough. All … Continue reading A Small Request
My novella, 'Philia, Eros, Storge, Agápe, Pragma' is a finalist for the Theodore A. Sturgeon Memorial Award from the Center for the Study of Science Fiction!
I still can't believe it! My novella, "Philia, Eros, Storge, Agápe, Pragma" has been nominated for Best Novella! And the entire ballot is, appropriately, FIRE!!! You can read the announcement and full ballot here. You can read the story here. Voting is now open to everyone, and you can find the form on the announcement … Continue reading I Am An Ignyte Award Finalist!
You have until 8pm EST tonight, Feb 15, to vote for my novella, 'Philia, Eros, Storge, Agape, Pragma' to win the Clarkesworld Readers Poll for favourite story of 2021! Follow the link and vote for your order of preference for favourite story and cover. It only takes a couple minutes. I recommend you read and … Continue reading Last Chance to Vote for Clarkesworld Readers Poll!
Had an amazing thing happen this past weekend. On Saturday, I sold a dark fantasy story to the new Death in The Mouth horror anthology. 'A Bonfire In The Night' is about a girl who can't quite get rid of a jumbie. And then on Sunday, I sold a novella, 'Bishops Opening' to the prestigious … Continue reading Two New Stories On The Way!
Just a quick note to say that today a new anthology launched with my story, 'The Sun from Both Sides'. The Best of World SF is out for pre-orders in the US. I believe you can purchase in the UK. The amazing line up for this collection comes from 21 countries and includes some of … Continue reading Book Birthday! The Best of World SF
So, I got the best Christmas present ever when, a few days before Christmas, I got the news that Clarkesworld Magazine would be publishing my first ever novella. 'Philia, Eros, Storge Agape, Pragma' is the prequel / sequel to my Locus recommended novelette, 'The Sun From Both Sides', about war, forgiveness and all the loves … Continue reading New Novella at Clarkesworld!
Hi Guys! It's been a while, but everything's sort of in suspension mode as I wait to see how the US election and Covid-19 shakes out. I'm mostly at home and masked when out, and hoping you're doing the same. In good news, Part 1 of my novelette, "The Sun From Both Sides", has now … Continue reading ‘The Sun From Both Sides’ Has Two New Homes!
The sale on LEX TALIONIS has been a roaring success, and that's entirely due to you, dear reader! Over the last weekend, LEX TALIONIS was an Amazon bestseller in the US, Canada and Australia -- and climbed the rankings into the top 10 in the UK as well -- in both the broad science fiction … Continue reading Thank You!
My novelette The Sun From Both Sides is on the Locus Awards long list and voting closes TOMORROW, Wed 15 April! Locus Magazine is one of the premiere scifi magazines in the world, and being long listed is a great honour for me. I'm actually on it twice, as my story 'The Anchorite Wakes' … Continue reading Locus Awards!