Science fiction author + Holiday = Inspiration

The joy of a holiday to me is that I’m away from all those little chores that have to be done and in a world of things I want to do, which I have to […]

My monthly science highlights – 10)

I can’t believe I have now been producing these monthly blog round ups of what’s caught my eye in science for 10 months. From the feedback they seem to be appreciated. So here we go […]

My writing- going back to basics 2)

In last week’s blog I admitted that my books aren’t selling.  So I’m going to go back to basics with my writing, to see how I could improve that before looking more closely at marketing […]

Writing makes you an observer

I started writing in the last year I worked before taking a package and leaving an industry I’d been in for thirty years. Like big companies do they were reorganising which left me with little […]

We are someone’s ancient history

I’ve been reading quite a bit of historical fiction recently, which as I blogged on some time ago, I think is a good source of inspiration for a science fiction writer in that it describes […]