Cometh the Crowman, people…

It comes as no surprise to me that images of the Crowman have begun to appear around the world, scrawled hastily on walls and in alleyways in furtive acts of prophecy. Just to get his dark form out of the mind and onto a ‘canvas’ – whether it be cracked brickwork or a warped timber […]

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Eco Shock Horror

Broadcaster Alex Smith works tirelessly and single-handedly to bring you cutting edge information and incisive wisdom on the environment: latest science, authors and issues including climate change, oceans, forests, pollution, Peak Oil, the economy and peace. Listen to his weekly show and you’ll be most dreadfully educated about the ecological challenges we all face. Alex […]

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Spawning The Black Dawn

This article first appeared at Upcoming4me Personally speaking, it’s very rare that a single idea will be strong enough to withstand being written as a novel. It’s far more common that a number of separate incidents, notions and musings will, over time, begin to add up to something more. This is absolutely true in the […]

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Writing at the end of the world

A version of this post first appeared on My Shelf Confessions, home of The Pabkins. She’s proper lovely – not to mention charmingly bonkers! The word Apocalypse comes from the Greek ἀποκάλυψις, the direct translation being ‘un-covering’. It implies the disclosure of knowledge or a revelation, not the destruction of our planet. Funny, isn’t it, […]

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News 1st May 2013

While I chip away at the rewrite of The Book of The Crowman, here’s my latest: It’s almost a month since the launch of Black Feathers – book one of the two-part Black Dawn series. Some happy-stats of how it’s gone so far: • 750 shelf adds on Goodreads • Over 40 very positive online […]

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