This Is the End feat

This Is the End: a petty apocalypse

A shower of narcissistic celebutards and vain Hollywood types gather for a party that happens to coincide with the Rapture and the subsequent end of the world? How could this go wrong?

Love Minus Eighty

Review: Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh

Will McIntosh’s latest novel initially appears ugly and callous, but given time blossoms and displays its heart.

That Broken Punk Metaphor art

A short writing update

A quick update on some of my writing for other venues.


Review: Vurt and Pollen by Jeff Noon

A joint review of Jeff Noon’s groundbreaking, hallucinatory, Manchester-based SF novels: Vurt (1993) and Pollen (1995).

Among Others

Review: Among Others by Jo Walton

Jo Walton’s partially autobiographical ninth novel is a love letter to the books and countryside of her youth; the imaginative stories of SF and fantasy, and the magic of the Welsh landscape.