Monthly Archives: July 2016

Signed copies of Vigil in Brisneyland

Photo by Hachette peeps

Photo by Hachette peeps

So today is the Official Vigil in stores day! As you can see by the celebrating Hachetteers to the left.

I went in to visit with the lovely Pulpsters and what should arrive as I
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New Short Fiction – Dark Discoveries

ddI’ve got a new short story in the latest Dark Discoveries.

It’s the one with Mr Joe Hill on the cover, and has the theme of War and Apocalypse. You’ll also find:

All new Fiction by: Ann Christy, Nick Mamatas,
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Despatches from KSP – Day 14: How to Commit Critique

Art by Kathleen Jennings

Art by Kathleen Jennings

Despatches from KSP – Day 14: How to Commit Critique

Well, this will be my last Despatch from KSP! Tomorrow I head home to Brisneyland and my normal life. I’m looking forward to
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Stefen’s Books!

stefensHas signed copies of Vigil!

And some unsigned ones for those who prefer the unsullied.

So get ’em while they’re hot, Perthites!

Vigil: The Release Day That Was

vfVigil was released into the wild yesterday! Yay! Less yay was the writer being sick all damned day and unable to celebrate. Wah!

But my beautiful baby is out there.

To all who bought a copy, and to those who have left
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Top Ten Pets for Writers: the Good, the Bad, the Really, Really Unwise

vigil1Over at the JFB blog I offer advice about pets for writers. I should point out I don’t own any pets. But Sam from JFB did add excellent gifs.

Writers are often solitary creatures, and this isn’t always a good thing.
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Despatches from KSP – Day 11

Art by Kathleen Jennings

Art by Kathleen Jennings

Despatches from KSP – Day 11: Top Five Tips for Public Readings

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the KSP Literary Dinner and talking to people who are passionate about writing
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Much Vigil-related Excitement

vigil-cover-200x300Master Maxim Jakubowski has selected Vigil as one of his July picks over at LoveReading!

Striking urban fantasy set in Brisbane, featuring the indomitable but ever grumpy Verity Fassbinder, of mixed human and magical ‘weyrd’ stock and with special powers to walk between worlds. She, however,
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Bad Blood: Gary Kemble

kemble 25Gary Kemble’s award-winning short fiction has been published in Australia and overseas. His debut novel Skin Deep was published in 2015 by Echo Publishing. The follow-up, Bad Blood, is out now. When he’s not writing or being
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Meanwhile, over at Kaaron Warren’s place …

st-dymphna4… I take part in her “Refreshing the Wells” series.

Angela Slatter is an astonishingly good writer. Her story in In Your Face is one of my faves of the year so far, and that’s only one of her
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