Monthly Archives: February 2019

First Love: Out Now!

It’s finally here! First Love, the romantic fantasy anthology from Dragon Soul Press, is out now. This anthology features my short story Papercut. Those of you who normally give me a wide berth because of my horror writing needn’t be … Continue reading

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First Love: Out Tomorrow

It’s almost here! First Love, the romantic fantasy anthology from Dragon Soul Press, is out tomorrow. My short story Papercut is a part of this anthology. It concerns a lonely teenage boy living with his ultra-strict Jehovah’s Witness mother, who … Continue reading

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First Love: Inspiration

Papercut is a short story I wrote for the upcoming romantic fantasy anthology from Dragon Soul Press, entitled First Love. The story concerns a lonely teenage boy living with his ultra-strict Jehovah’s Witness mother. One night a mysterious girl made … Continue reading

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First Love Online Launch Event – You’re invited!

This Thursday, you are all invited to the Facebook online launch of First Love, the new romantic fantasy anthology from Dragon Soul Press. The event begins at 11am Eastern time (4pm UK time), and lasts for a whopping six hours, … Continue reading

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First Love – Out This Week!

This week – on Thursday the 28th of February to be precise – the new romantic fantasy anthology from Dragon Soul Press, entitled First Love, is finally released. I’ve been yakking on about this for a while because one of … Continue reading

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Film Review – The Kid Who Would Be King

The Kid Who Would Be King is a very entertaining children’s adventure with heart, wit and action to spare. The film inexplicably died at the box office in America, but I suspect it will do better in the UK and … Continue reading

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STOP PRESS: First Love paperbacks are out early!

First Love, the romantic fantasy anthology from Dragon Soul Press, is out a little early, if you decide to get it in paperback form. It can be ordered now here (in the UK) and here (in the US). This anthology … Continue reading

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Film Review – Alita: Battle Angel

A grab bag of cinematic dystopia populates Robert Rodriguez’s manga inspired Alita: Battle Angel. A pinch of Blade Runner here, a dash of Robocop there, soaked in a Mad Max marinade, served with an al dente Rollerball and a sprinkle … Continue reading

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First Love: A Dragon Soul Press interview with yours truly

Recently I was interviewed by my publisher, Dragon Soul Press, in conjunction with the release of their new romantic fantasy anthology First Love, for which I have contributed a short story entitled Papercut.   Papercut concerns a lonely teenage boy … Continue reading

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Film Review – Burning

Burning is a very long, glacially paced, but weirdly compelling Korean film from director Chang-dong Lee that defies easy categorisation. It begins as a quirky love story, evolves into a psychological drama and then becomes something of a low-key, oddly … Continue reading

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