Hello, and welcome to my website. Here you can find my latest news, my biographical and contact details, information about my published works, a few audio downloads of stories, and some links to my writers' groups. You can also sign up to my mailing list to hear about new book releases.
These books are collections of SF stories, all previously published in magazines such as Asimov's Science Fiction. For more details, including full contents and available formats, see Maps of the Edge or Escape Routes from Earth.
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31 March 2016 — My novelette "Digging for Paradise" has been reprinted in the anthology The Great Tome of Forgotten Relics and Artifacts edited by Julie Ann Dawson. The usual story info is here.
29 March 2016 — The May 2016 issue of Analog is out now, containing my story "The Language of Flowers". The story details are here.
13 March 2016 — My story "Restoring the Magic" has been reprinted at Triptych Tales. The story background is here.
15 February 2016 — My short story "How I Lost Eleven Stone And Found Love" has been reprinted at Fantasy Scroll Mag. The usual story information is here, and I've also published a background article: "Three Ways to Lose Weight in a Science-Fictional Universe".
12 February 2016 — My story "My Time on Earth" has placed in the top five in the 2015 Readers' Award Poll at Asimov's Science Fiction magazine. You can read my story here (PDF format), and see the full list of placings here.
15 October 2015 — My story "Bob's No-Kill Monster Shelter" has been published in the anthology Unidentified Funny Objects 4 edited by Alex Shvartsman. The story background is here.
20 September 2015 — I have guest posts at Tony Ballantyne's blog and Jacey Bedford's blog, talking about my writing habits etc.
14 September 2015 — The October/November 2015 issue of Asimov's Science Fiction is out now, containing my short story "My Time on Earth". The usual story background is here.
9 September 2015 — My collection Escape Routes from Earth is now available in print editions (large paperback, 6"x9") at Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk.
2 September 2015 — My new short-story collection Escape Routes from Earth is now available in various electronic formats at Amazon.com, Amazon.co.uk, and Smashwords. Full details are here.
Older news can be found in the news archive.