Perry Rhodan

A Book Before Lunchtime

Recently I tried to work out how many words I’d written in the service of Bryant & May. Each time I work it out I get a different figure, but it runs into millions. You can more than double that if you add in my other writings. People are always shocked by this, but if […]

The Mystery Man of Science Fiction

I just read the final interview Iain Banks gave and felt very said, especially at his modesty and grace about having carved a career in what a friend of his called ‘made-up space shit’. Writers are generally apologetic about writing in genres anyway, and I usually dread having to explain/ justify what I do to […]