Life is definitely too short. There are so many interesting things to do, and not enough time to try them all. So, much as I’d like to have a go at everything, I try to keep myself focused in my passions – writing, leather crafts, and plants.
They are, if you like, the itches I can’t stop scratching.
You should always have two or three passions. More than that and you spread yourself too thin. One obsession is, of course, too much.
And talking. Talking to each other is one of the nine* great joys.
You can mail me at dg(at)davidgullen(dot)com
*Or maybe it’s nineteen. I just wrote nine without thinking. Probably shouldn’t have done that.
Or we can do it this way:
David is a white African writer whose short fiction has appeared in various magazines and anthologies. His work has won the British Fantasy Society short story competition, placed third in the Aeon Award, and been shortlisted for the James White Award. He has also been a judge for the Arthur C. Clarke Award.
David edited and published the charity SF anthology Mind Seed, and the experimental The Redensive Epiphanies of Pouty McNavel. His own collection, Open Waters, is available from Exaggerated Press.
David was born in South Africa, baptised by King Neptune, and lives in South London with the fantasy writer Gaie Sebold behind several tree ferns. He is represented by the John Jarrold Literary Agency.