Heading out!

This time tomorrow I’ll be sitting on a plane, heading out to New York. For all the American culture I consume I have never been there. Which means I’m way too psyched to think of anything to actually write anything coherent. (Note to self, remember to put...

What I’m working on October 2014

I’m doing these “What I’m working on” -posts partly to keep myself accountable, partly to see which projects are cool to people who aren’t me and mostly to at least stop to think about the priorities of various and sundry projects I’m working on. What I’m working on...

Writing with a dayjob

I am by no means a professional writer, not yet at least. But getting there means acting like a professional writer. It’s that whole “Dress for the job you want”-thing. Professional writers write at least one book per year. Unless they’re...

The Physics of Space Battle!

A while back somewhere on the web I came across this video: The channel is It’s Okay To Be Smart, run by PBS Digital Studios, and as its name implies it is made of sheer win. Prepare for hours of fun. I’ll be diving back to novel...

The annoyance of intellectual property rights

Generally I’m a fan of intellectual property rights. I’m a writer how could I not be? But sometimes they’re just great big annoyances. Last week James Whitbrook wrote on Toybox about the general annoyance of shows crossing the pond from US to the UK....