Blog – September to December 2015

2015, Best Of (and More) Sorry for several months’ silence, but now is an ideal time for both looking back (2015) and looking ahead (2016). There are many and various 'best of' SFF lists for 2015, but few better - and Afrocentric too! - than Wole Talabi's list of best African SFF. A more generic list is compiled on Nina Allan's website, herself a wonderful writer too - in which she focuses on works to recommend for the 2015 British Science Fiction Association (BSFA) Awards. Firstly, she f...
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Blog: May to August 2015

Some key news for the past few months: I am thrilled to have sold my book ‘Azanian Bridges’ to NewCon Press, due to be released in 2016. The book was discussed here, in an earlier blog-hop to support the ‘disability’ themed SF anthology ‘Accessing The Future’. Talking about ‘Accessing The Future’, this wonderful anthology has subsequently just been released and further info can be found at 'The Future Fire' here. Further to 'The Future Fire', I am very pleased my story ‘The Paragon of Knowledg...
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Blog – January to April 2015

I’m sorry for the long delay in getting to this post, but a new job and poor health has meant getting down to anything, apart from managing work and pain, has been hard. Still, over Easter I’ve been adjusting to new pain meds which I hope will eventually help, along with Pain Clinic attendance at University College London Hospital. Mostly link news then. Firstly, for a neat and growing list of (mostly) complete South African SF (in its broadest sense), go to Cat Hellisen’s site. Secondly, kudo...
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