The Sleeper & the Spindle, or Wow This is Beautiful

The Sleeper & the Spindle, or Wow This is Beautiful

In which I gush unashamedly over the work of art that is The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell. Because it’s, like, beautiful. Like, really, really beautiful. I also surprise no one by not knowing the correct way to pronounce Chris Riddell’s name.     Do you like fairy tale re-tellings? …

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The Joys of Old Sci-Fi Books (& Covers)

The Joys of Old Sci-Fi Books (& Covers)

In which I show off a slightly haphazard collection of old Pan C.S. Lewis and Penguin John Wyndham sci-fi, and try to justify their purchase as an exercise in learning about humanity through the writings of old sci-fi writers, rather than just because I like the wonderfully trashy covers. What? I never said I had …

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An A-Z of the Writer’s Life

An A-Z of the Writer’s Life

Don’t be ridiculous. Of course I haven’t run out of blog ideas. It’s only the end of January. This is important stuff! Okay, important might be stretching it, but this was actually really fun. So, without further ado: The A-Z of the Writer’s Life (Because you always wanted to know, right?) A: Authors. That’s us. Even …

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