What I’ve Been Reading and Watching

Moon Witch, Spider King. Brutal, earthy and poignant. James' ongoing Night Star trilogy goes back to events before the first book, and the single protagonist, Solonga, the eponymous Moon Witch is compelling and complex as any character in fiction. The patois James uses for her has a gorgeous rhythm to it, and the story itself … Continue reading What I’ve Been Reading and Watching

The Ron Brandywood Capers – Exclusive Preview

(This is the prologue from the revised, upcoming edition of The Ron Brandywood Capers, comprising The Lightning Thesaurus, The Dead Friend and the hitherto unpublished The Weak Father. It's been quite something to revisit the start of this, and now that we're on the last few stages, I felt ready to share something of it … Continue reading The Ron Brandywood Capers – Exclusive Preview

Dash

My landlady knocked. The book, warm from my hand,closed where my reading paused. She had a desperate,gulping expression like the first life to developlungs in the race for evolution.‘There’s been a delivery for you,’ she said.She has brought it in whilst also leaning on herstick. The child seat looked expensive. The kind whichwas on a … Continue reading Dash

Patreon Announcement (Public)

https://www.patreon.com/posts/with-great-60927981 If you have no objections, then please check out and listen to this little announcement and update.