The prompt for this post was a film I watched recently, Salmon fishing is the Yemen. I knew it had good crits and it’d been on my “to see” list for a long time. From […]
Artificial Intelligence – should we be worried?
There’s a lot in the media at the moment concerning Artificial Intelligence, some hailing it as the next industrial revolution, others as Armageddon waiting to happen. I know science fiction over the years has been […]
What I’ve learnt from 4 years of blogging
Recently a site, The Digital Reader (morning coffee – 1 September 2017) picked up on a blog I wrote in 2014, 7 key things I’ve learnt from a year of blogging. To my pleasant surprise […]
How much science is in science fiction?
Last time I talked about why I write science fiction and I guess, bottom line, it just feels the most natural thing for me to do. However, as soon as you start writing science fiction […]
Go on, try it – read some science fiction
I write science fiction, I read science fiction and I watch science fiction. That’s not all I do I hasten to add. If you’ve been reading my blog recently you’ll know I’ve been reading a […]