I used to love comics. As mentioned in my previous post on the subject, I started out with Neil Gaiman's 'Sandman' series and have been a dabbler in the genre ever since. But a strange thing happened around five years ago. I fell out of love with comics, and graphic novels, and visual storytelling in… Continue reading back on the comic book wagon
'Wanderlust' is such a well-recognised word that it might as well have been adopted as a piece of honorary English vocabulary - it's one of those delightful German words that means exactly what it sounds like. Recently, I've been introduced to a new word - also German, that most efficient of languages - that perhaps… Continue reading Farsickness
My short story 'The Grey Men' has been accepted by Black Static, and will be appearing in the March 2015 edition. A really exciting start to the new year!
This has been a strange year. Amazing things have happened to me in 2014. 'When Charlie Sleeps' was reprinted in "Best British Horror 2014", an incredible honour and an achievement which saw me reading with three fine gentlemen - Stephen Volk, John Llewellyn Probert and Reggie Oliver at Waterstones in Covent Garden. Incredibly surreal and… Continue reading Obligatory ‘Looking Back on 2014’ blog post