Daily Archives: April 5, 2008


The Mine: In Jupiter 20 4

Jupiter’s site reports that Issue 20 is now shipping. And I’m pleased as punch to confirm that this quarter’s issue includes my short story The Mine. This story was written in the summer of 2007 as an attempt to write more straight SF as at the time I was mostly writing dark fantasy and I […]


Review: Unlundun By China Miéville 4

I’m generally speaking not a big fan of writers utilising successful, well-established, ideas and conceits as their central Big Idea for novels. On the face of it, that’s what Unlundun is: China’s version of Neverwhere. Albeit aimed at a younger audience. And a cursory flick through the book reveals a somewhat unsurprising thank you/acknowledgement of […]