Merry Christmas – free ebooks for everyone!

Ho ho ho! Merry Christmas! To celebrate this year, most of my ebooks are FREE for Christmas on Amazon. If you’ve scored yourself a Kindle for Christmas, fill your stocking with my major works, including The Abandonment of Grace and Everything After, The Apocrypha Sequence Master Collection, Shards, and the bestselling anthology Rage Against the […]

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Let the Grand Experiment begin!

Phew! I’ve been nose to the grindstone for the past week completing the formatting and uploading of my seven Grand Experiment e-books. It has felt like an eternity, but with enormous relief, I’m proud to say all of the books are uploaded to Amazon and Smashwords, and they’re now available for purchase! It looks like […]

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Grand Experiment Book 1: Shards

Book 1 of my Grand Experiment is the e-book version of Shards. You’ll be familiar with Shards as it was published as my first collection by Brimstone Press in 2009. The print version is fully illustrated by Andrew J. McKiernan, but the e-book version is not illustrated. To compensate for this, I’ve included two new […]

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The Grand Experiment ground rules

I mentioned ‘the Grand Experiment’ earlier this month (and I should probably stop using the quotation marks now I’ve established the name), so here are the ground rules: At the end of this month, I’ll be self-publishing seven (7!) e-books directly onto Amazon (via their Digital Text Platform, an excellent tool for self-publishing authors) and […]

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Short sharp praise

I owe this blog a few post-Worldcon updates, but to be honest, I’ve been chasing my tail since returning. Times have been turbulent. However, I’ve been really feeling like an AUTHOR lately (yes, so authorial do I feel, I needed capitals). A few conversations from Aussiecon 4 really bouyed me, and this week, there have […]

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The Ditmar show comes to end (for now)

So the Ditmar Awards have now closed to nominations for another year. I expect the shortlisted finalists will be announced in August. A hearty ‘good onya’ to everyone who nominated and best of luck to everyone who is in contention. I’ll be fascinated to see the composition of this year’s shortlist. This also concludes my […]

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Interim spruik

In case you’re wondering what happened to the Ditmar posts, I’ve been away for several days attending a friend’s wedding in Geraldton. The wedding was festive, and our time in Geraldton was better than I’d expected. Before I return to the Ditmar stuff (tomorrow, most likely), I thought now was a timely moment to remind […]

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