Monthly Archives: July 2009

Rejected: The Return!

UDPATE:  It’s come to my attention that this post below is regarded as being unprofessional and not a little stupid.  I’ve apologised to the editor and have edited out all references to the publication and the editor.  Yes, the horse … Continue reading

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Update

Apologies for the absence. As is usual, got busy with other stuff (work, toy shopping, and sleep. More sleep. Tinkering with new laptop. Even more sleep.) Then it’s suddenly 1.29 a.m. on a work night and you’re in front of … Continue reading

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Rejected!

One of the joys of writing is the rejection letter.  I say joy because feedback, any sort of feedback, is what a writer asks for, nay begs, even.  Especially in this internet age when people seem to read, but aren’t … Continue reading

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Fear the Dark – published!

Doctor Who has held a special place in my heart for longer than I care to recollect.  My first memory of the show was a story called The Time Warrior, which to my mind would’ve been around 1975.  I fell … Continue reading

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Fear the Dark and The Web of Time

One for the fans of Doctor Who fan fiction.  Two of my contributions to The Doctor Who Project will shortly see publication. The first, Fear the Dark will be the first cab off the rank for their new Brief Encounters series.  The launch … Continue reading

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After the Darkness

The number of internet horror fiction sites is huge.  They cater for all manner of fiction, long and short.  Microhorror.com publishes fiction no longer than 666 words, offering a tasty slice of short short horror for its readers.  After the … Continue reading

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By way of an introduction…

I’ve a deep ambivalence about blogs. They seem the worst sort of grandstanding imaginable. ‘Ooh look at me with my tortured artistic soul’. That said, and fully accepting the charge ‘hypocrite’, this little blog is designed to get some of my short horror writing a bit more … Continue reading

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