Archive for March, 2009

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009


Look at this! It’s the brand spanking new UK mass market edition of TIM, published this week! As well as being a fair few quid cheaper than the first edition – a giant monster bargain, guv’nor! – on the back it’s also got some of the cracking comments and quotes that the book got when […]

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Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Blink. Stretch. Creak. -Burst into Song??

Like some toad-like creature emerging after an extended period of hibernation in the permafrost, I am creaking, stretching, blinking and coming back to life. I’m also gradually starting to catch up with stuff I’ve neglected while on nose-to-the-grindstone time with Phase Three…! First up, here’s an interview with me by Chris Skoyles of The LINC […]

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Friday, March 20th, 2009


After five months bashing my head against it, the new draft of my current book is DONE. And I am happy with it. If the monsters will let me, for the next few days I intend to look something like this: The caption is The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters. It’s by Francisco Goya. ————————– […]

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Tuesday, March 3rd, 2009

Way Down In The Hole

I’m writing these words from the bottom of a very deep hole, where I’m currently languishing until I finish the second draft of my new book… Yes, it’s crunch time, folks, and anything could happen: I’m not kidding, last time I got to this point with a book I freaked out and cut all my […]

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