Category Archives: Astro Tramp 400

Interlude: What I’m Doing On My Holidays, Day, uh… (Turku, Part 2)

Day 53. 106,695 words. Out of town and out of range again today, so here’s my latest set of metrics. Overflow on story 1, under-count on story 2, and story 3 not yet finished (but I’ve made an excellent start … Continue reading

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BONUS POST: Birthday Specials

To celebrate Mrs. Hatboy’s birthday on the 18th of February, I’ve started a campaign to allow the first books of my two series – Eejit in sci-fi, Bad Cow in sci-fi / fantasy – to be available for just 99c. … Continue reading

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Interlude: Hugos 2018: Once More Unto the Breach

Day 45. 97,293 words. I was delighted to see that some of my contributions had made it into the final farewell newsletter from the Helsinki Worldcon people. Here, for anyone who missed out on the newsletter, is my reminiscence-story. Well … Continue reading

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Interlude: Metrics!

So I had a few minutes at the end of my Friday, and I had a random slightly-sleep-deprived idea to show my second short story anthology metrics in a new and interesting way. Stay with me on this. On average, … Continue reading

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Interlude: Coming up next

I wouldn’t say it’s coming soon, because I’ve been dragging my feet. But I’m getting closer and closer to ready with this. I’ll add some sort of stats tomorrow, I think. Going to be fun. In the meantime, feel free … Continue reading

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Monday in Review

Nothing much to report, slow start to the week and work continues in a steady fashion after last week’s moments of running around. I was vaguely amused while checking in on Eejit on Amazon (sales are still dragging, I need … Continue reading

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Star Trek Discovery

I’m out of time for the day and the weekend, but I promised I’d add something about this, so here goes. They’re showing the new Star Trek show on Netflix now, at the charmingly dated-feeling rate of one episode a … Continue reading

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