Category Archives: Edpool

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: Deadpool 2, The Hype Train Welcomes Late Boarders

Day 50. 99,612 words. On holiday this week. Don’t expect much in the way of updates or word count changes. I may update them or I may not. Work will be happening on my phone.   So this was flung … 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: Strayaday

Day 26. 80,795 words. Declaaaare indepeeenndeeenccccce… *dons devil horns and union jack singlet* *goes over to Australia's other shoulder* But hhiiisssssstoorryyyyyy…#AustraliaDay #AustraliaDay2018 #straya #Strayaday #ChangeTheDate #AustralianIndependence #InvasionDay2018 #monarchy #republic — Edpool (@St_EdPool) January 26, 2018 Today I can really do … Continue reading

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Petunia’s Invitation

Today’s no-sleep, full-bladder, empty-stomach adventure into Töölö for injection-of-contrast-material and computer-scanning actually went a lot faster than expected and I got to work only slightly later than usual. Unfortunately that made it sort of pointless for the hospital to give … Continue reading

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Don’t even have sleep deprivation to blame for this one

My write night flopped again and I went to bed at 01:00am, to awaken at 07:00am. Practically oversleeping. Roses are red,White supremacists wear sheets My new favourite thing this week will be #ReplyingForNoOtherReasonThanToMakeDumbRhymingTweets — Edpool (@St_EdPool) September 14, 2017 Anyway, … Continue reading

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Petunia’s Letter

So. This is a bit out there, but bear with me. A good friend of mine, a most excellent former colleague and esteemed sister of the Technical Writing world, has taken the plunge into publication, at least in the sense … Continue reading

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