A group of reviewers was asked to consider the past decade as a whole and pick on science fiction book / series/ film / … that really stands out. I had no hesitation in choosing the Channel 4 series Humans. My articles is: Humans (C4 2015-2018). Do take a moment to have a read and … More Feature on Humans (C4 2015-18) for BSFA / Vector
I wrote an essay on 20 years of Doctor Who on audio at Big Finish for Cosmic Masque IX. It’s a free PDF from the Doctor Who Appreciation Society available here. A bit of a glut of Doctor Who news at present with other recent news such as my story Heroes!
Out today (11 July, 2019), Infinity Magazine #20 includes an article I wrote on the history of audio drama, focussing on the UK. It covers the BBC through to Big Finish, via Bafflegab, Sherwood Sound Studios, B7 Media and The Wireless Theatre Company. It’s easy enough to find in your newsagents thanks to the Green For Anger … More Infinity Magazine #20: The Sound of Sci-fi
Just a quick mention of an article published in the January 2015 edition of Best of British Magazine. This is the first non-fiction piece published for a while; it is a two page article on the ship The Ryde Queen. I wrote the piece some time ago, but if you come across it and have any comments … More Article published in Best of British Magazine
Just a mention for an article I neglected to plug last year – I wrote a piece for Cambridgeshire County Life called Waffles Café Remembered. This articles recalls a restaurant that was almost a way of life for students and townsfolk back in the 1970s and 80s. The website does have a free e-magazine but the one available … More Waffles Café remembered
Page 9 of the Church of England Newspaper for November 22nd 2013 is a feature article I wrote titled The Writer, the Box and the Time Lord. This is a piece on Doctor Who connecting its 50th anniversary with the 50th anniversary of the death of CS Lewis on November 22nd 1963. Update – I have now clipped … More Article published in the Church of England Newspaper
Issue #142 of Writer’s Forum (August 2013) has the final of four parts of my articles on how insight into psychology can help you become a more effective writer. Writing these has been a good exercise in taking something I know about (Myers Briggs Type Indicator or MBTI as it is known) and making that … More What type of writer are you (Part IV)