Something about this concept of a descent into the darkest place appeals to a deep part of our psyche. We recognise it as a journey we all must make (in a metaphorical sense). There are plenty of examples of it in modern culture – the myth is alive and well.
Hello all, I hope you’re all overjoyed by the knowledge you have surmounted the first half of your week. The weekend draws ever closer! Hopefully it will bring some… Read more “Four Horsemen Easter Egg Hunt Competition Opens”
It’s 8 days until the Four Horsemen are released upon the world (or rather, a book called Four Horsemen comes out) and so I thought it would… Read more “My Top 8 Apocalyptic Movies”
To tide you over to this auspicious date, I have a bite-sized piece of art for you.
Hello everyone, The end of this year has been hectic to say the least, but overall, full of amazing rewards, revelations and rejuvenating experiences from surprising corners.… Read more “Why I’m releasing my next novel for free”
Hello everyone, It’s a busy time of the year, and as we pass Halloween and move into the realms of Christmas, creeping slowly backward in time every year… Read more “Think Where Glory Begins And Ends: Lessons in Friendship & Creativity”
Hey everyone, As you know my new book Across the Bitter Sea is coming out soon, and Dark Prophets Press are running a kickstarter for it, providing… Read more “‘Across the Bitter Sea’ Kickstarter is Now Live!”
And here’s what I’m reading at the moment: Tim Clare’s brilliant début The Honours. I’ve always loved his poetry. His collection Pub Stuntman was a knockout (in more… Read more “I Highly Recommend: Tim Clare’s “The Honours””
Hello again everyone, I couldn’t resist the Sherlock Holmes pun there. Life’s becoming busier and busier but there’s lots of fun being had along the way and… Read more “The Game’s Afoot!”
Hi everyone, This is something of a self-plug so I do apologise: occasionally I succumb to them just as the gnarly moss addict succumbs to licking cavern… Read more “A Shameless, Shameless, Plug”