Solar Alliance Structure

It’s evident from the feedback of reading and proofing of The Solar Alliance (Talents Universe 4, parallel to The Apprentice’s Talent and The Journeyman’s Talent) that I need to re-write and restructure. I had hoped to release in July or…

Shakespeare & Co. Mark II

Interesting article about George Whitman It’s to sell a book, but worth reading. I knew about the the original Sylvia Beach “Shakespeare & Co” bookshop / niche publisher, but didn’t realize there was a sort of reincarnation that she almost…

Writing and Proofing

Final reading and proofing of The Solar Alliance underway. (Talents Universe 4, parallel to The Apprentice’s Talent and The Journeyman’s Talent) See Talents Universe. I wrote The Fay Child While letting it “mature” after the last proof edit. See Otherworld.…

End of an era?

  The BBC announced the renowned broadcaster passed away following a short illness on Monday. He was 73-years-old. O’Flaherty was a familiar voice on BBC Radio Ulster for decades having presented many of its shows including Good Morning Ulster and…

Cultural Appropriation or?

Or is this “Liberalism” turning into “Fascism”? Which is which? You decide. I’m no fan of the Spectator, but I thought this was an interesting viewpoint. The point about most fiction is that it works because it uses ideas people…

Stupid Journalism

On the BBC Website It can be argued that ebooks are more robust than paper ones: an ebook reader can be stolen or dropped in the bath, but the books on it are stored safely in the cloud, waiting to…

Release date: Under the Stone of Destiny

Under the Stone of Destiny release date is midnight local time 4th/5th September 2016. Virtually all major eBook online sellers. Under the Stone of Destiny Otherworld I Four teenagers are trying to end the ruinous war, a human, an elf…