Monthly Archives: December 2012

Poem #1/52

Okay, here we go then. Here is the first poem in my 52-poem sequence (one a week) for 2013, followed by some recollections of when and why it was written. I’m going to post these each Sunday night/Monday morning until … Continue reading

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Thanks to everyone who turned out on the night of 20th December at Glasgow’s CCA for the launch of ‘Mechagnosis’ and ‘Entanglement’, particularly Neil Williamson and Hal Duncan and of course Allen Ashley for his excellent introductory talk on the … Continue reading

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52 poems for 2013

Well, no sooner has my series of monthly “Postcards From The Future” concluded (see the tenth and last one over at the Elsewhen Press Millifiction blog here) than Adam Lowe of Dog Horn Publishing and I have struck a deal … Continue reading

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‘Next Big Thing’ Interview…

The Czech writer Ivan Klima once wrote a rather brilliant essay (‘Recipe for Happiness’, 1989) that sets out to prove how “chain letters” are one of the evils of the modern world and tantamount to an assault on innocent strangers. … Continue reading

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