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Who was Sir Julius Vogel?

A couple of months ago I mentioned that my three stories in These Broken Worlds received a nomination for a Sir Julius Vogel Award. For those who don’t know, The Sir Julius Vogel Awards are held each year at the  872 more words



It was a cold day when they came. I was downtown with the boys, at the same place we always went to after work when we needed strong drink. 1,384 more words

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the story hasn’t changed, though!


"The Bear Went up in a Rocket": The Moon

The moon is the only heavenly body that humans have landed on, so we have lots of pictures. NASA has made many of them available to the public on their website. 53 more words

The Bear Went Up In A Rocket

Character Sheet Update

It’s been a long time since I’ve done anything with the character sheet. In fact, it was so outdated that it couldn’t be used for the game anymore! 69 more words

Pen & Paper

Mind fields 3

The third chapter from my science fiction manuscript Mind fields in which I introduce the last of my three central characters. Feel free, as always, to comment or critique. 3,186 more words


Time and the Gunwitch

Have I ever mentioned how much I hate time travel stories?

Okay, there’s Doctor Who, but that treats time the same way Star Trek… 893 more words