Monthly Archives: December 2019

One month to go

Only one month to the day Stars Beyond is published. We’re starting to get nervous. For those of you who have book money to spend after Christmas, we can recommend a good book. Lots of fun, adventure in space. Great characters. Why not give it a try. The book is out on 20 January.

Sydney

Flew into Sydney this morning to start our cruise. The sky was still hazy, but nowhere near as bad as it was a week ago.  Last week the harbour bridge was obscured with thick, black smoke.  This week you can see the bridge, even though the sky still looks smoggy. As a result, the setting…

Walking to New Zealand

Next week it’s cruise time. If you read this blog you’ll know that both Sherylyn and I enjoy cruising. There’s something about being on the water that is magic. Not having to cook or clean is nice, too. I love New Zealand. We cruised there last year, and we’re going back mid-year to WorldCon. We…

The Shreader

Another GenreCon has been and gone. It was a lot of fun, with some stand-out sessions. The conference was two weeks after Sherylyn and I ran an editing session down here in Melbourne, and some sessions particularly made an impact because I was still thinking about the course. The Shreader One session I want to…