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’tis the season…

posted on 30 Nov 2006 at 7:23 am
… for interviews, apparently. Steve Wilson of Space Archaeology fame has pinned me down on the issues of Geodesica, Saturn Returns and all manner of interesting subjects. His site is fantastic, too, combining as it does two of my personal favou

testing, testing

posted on 28 Nov 2006 at 10:04 am
I’ve never tried to paste a picture into my LJ before, so here goes. This is the final cover of the US edition of Saturn Returns, slightly redesigned from the first version I posted a few weeks back but still featuring the amazing art of Stepha

one last thing…

posted on 19 Nov 2006 at 10:50 am
Earlier this year I performed a reading at the launch of a new Adelaide “literary salon” called Wordfire. I decided to read from Saturn Returns, as I had in Brisbane while high on painkillers. Scott Westerfeld commented after that reading

on titles and automated sprinklers

posted on 3 Nov 2006 at 2:36 pm
At the end of this post I’ve listed the names of my current top twelve favourite ambient tracks. Their titles fascinate me. Underworld, by far the most famous of any of these artists, seems to be deliberately drawing attention to itself, or try

Saturn Returns cover

posted on 19 Oct 2006 at 9:13 am
The cover of my next novel has just been unveiled to the world, and it’s a corker! Stephan Martiniere is a god. I’ve been extraordinarily lucky with covers throughout my career. Even my foreign covers have been fun. Saturn Returns also ha

friends are electric

posted on 28 Jul 2006 at 7:54 pm
So Jonathan Strahan rings me today and tells me that Gary Numan is playing a gig just up the road from the Worldcon hotel the same week we’re there. This is a Big Deal for me, and not just because I’ve recently finished a book that relies

Orson Scott Card’s Intergalactic Medicine Show & Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

posted on 8 Jul 2006 at 9:12 am
Hey, love those long publication names. We’ve come a long way from “Analog”, “Omni” and “Eidolon” (or have we come full circle?). Anyway, I’m still behind on posting properly and replying to comments, t

alive

posted on 1 Jul 2006 at 9:26 am
Just a quick note to say that I’m still here and intending to post properly soon. June was a hectic month, thanks mainly to finishing the first draft of Saturn Returns, editing the copy edited ms and final pages of The Devoured Earth on very ti