Moving on, Sequels and gettin’ busy with it.

First off- Rage of Angels has, in a very short time, become our best-selling novel, and thank you to everyone that has read and reviewed it! Next- the sequels. It took five years to get Lord of the North, the sequel to DODR finished and published.  In between those...

The Origins of Human Civilization and Occam’s Razor.

Several years ago when I first learned about the site at Gobekle Tepe in Anatolia the thing that impressed me was that the art represented a mature form, with established conventions and techniques. This is a pretty spectacular thing to see as the site is 12,000 years...

The Road to Dystopia

Distopian futures have always been a popular theme in Science Fiction, particularly in young adult science fiction. But how do we get to these dystopian futures? In older novels these emerged due to a catastrophe- alien invasion, nuclear war or some other disaster...

Human, Do Not Touch!

In 1986 a criminal was shot, rupturing his the largest vein in his body. Typically you would expect him to drop from a catastrophic loss of blood-pressure in 25-40 seconds. Instead he didn’t stop until he was shot in the head two minutes later- after he had shot...

Space Cruisers- Let’s do This Thing

We need interplanetary cruisers. Not single-use, purpose-built and mission focussed craft. True interplanetary spacecraft. Spacecraft that can change their mind about their course, destination and mission parameters. Spacecraft that can, in a reasonable timeframe, go...