Archive for March, 2013

cat world

Sunday, March 31st, 2013

Very pleased to announce that my story ‘Cat World’ will be published in Interzone, hopefully in July. If you don’t already subscribe to Interzone, now would be a great time to take out a subscription. Maybe as an Easter present to yourself. It’s what Jesus would have wanted.
 
 

slavering beasts: a manifesto

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Is there anything more corporate, more soulless, more degraded than a brand? And yet, for years now, writers have been told that this is what we have to be. We have to have a USP and we have to not only produce products, but be products. Buy me! I’m a tin of beans writer.
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questions about the death of the novel

Saturday, March 16th, 2013

There are writers who are still pissed off that the ebook ever happened. If you’re one of them, you probably shouldn’t read this post. It’ll only upset you. Because there are also writers who are already well over the ebook and looking for the next big thing. They think it’s our responsibility to find new [...]