The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapters 28 & 29 – Tension, and Worry

Dear readers, as these two chapters are quite short so I thought I would bundle them up into one post. You lucky things. In other news I’ve decided to publish print and e-book versions of the story, and have just … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 27 – That Word Again

Chapter 27 – That Word Again Tim stripped off his saturated leather jacket and hung it over the back of his office chair, where it began to drip on the carpet. Why does life never run in straight lines? Maybe … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 26 – Hardball

Chapter 26 – Hardball Early that evening at the Princess Royal Hospital Troy Jarglebaum studied the mass of direction signs with a sullen heart. Crap jobs, he thought unhappily. I’m still getting all the crap jobs. Once upon a time … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 25 – The Fool in Time

Chapter 25 – The Fool Little boxes with black glass eyes were attached to the corners of buildings. Some were motionless and some could move. Every now and then one would turn and follow Asklepios. He didn’t like that one … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 24 – Adoration & Terror

Chapter 24 – Adoration & Terror One floor from the top the lift halted. The doors opened and Smith looked out onto an open-plan office. Right in front of him several office workers, young and old, male and female, waited … Continue reading

Science for Fiction – Calling all UK SF Writers

The brilliant Science for Fiction event curated by Dr. David Clements at Imperial College London is back! Where else can you spend a day and a half with friendly NASA scientists, and university researchers  and professors talking about their work – … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 23 – Alive, But Sleeping

Chapter 23 – Alive, But Sleeping There she was. Tim saw Foxy in the early evening light. There was something different about her and after a moment he realised she wore her hair over her shoulder in a great golden … Continue reading

Tesla Powerwall 2 – Full Winter Sun

I’ve been waiting for a couple of days of consecutive sunny weather and finally they arrived. The news was as good as i hoped it would be. There are several ways to show this, so lets start with Graph 1, … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 22 – The Eunuch

Chapter 22 – The Eunuch Robbed, humiliated and threatened Asklepios wandered through Brighton heedless of direction. His fists involuntarily clenched and unclenched, impotent anger burned his insides. That woman had seen the pendant for what it was. Somehow she had … Continue reading

The Girl from a Thousand Fathoms, Chapter 21 – Kemp Street

Chapter 21 – Kemp Street ‘Log me in please,’ Persistent Smith boomed as he took a seat in the internet café. ‘I don’t like that bit.’ The chubby young man with a peach-fuzz beard smirked as he leant over the … Continue reading