Category Archives: The Book of Pinian

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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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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This Week in Literature

I’m pleased to announce that Bad Cow is live in all its vampirey, angelly, demonny, elfy, flat-earthy, classic-fantasy-novel-doorstoppy glory. You can get the e-book here for just a buck more than The Final Fall of Man books, which isn’t bad … Continue reading

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Hosting IV: Nothing To Really Do With Hosting

So far so good, our house guest is a nice bloke and seems satisfied with our classy “air mattress in the bar” sleeping arrangements. He hasn’t fallen and broken his neck on assorted stuff lying around the house, either – … Continue reading

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Worldcon (reprise)

Mr. dreameling generously shared his Worldcon pictures with me a while ago and I threw them into my WordPress archive for a later date. And here they are. I was particularly pleased to see some pictures of the panel I … Continue reading

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Worldcon, again

Day 116. 121 pages, 55,650 words. Ahh fuck me, I think I just realised why this is taking me so long, it’s because I don’t want to write what I know has to happen. Worldcon is a go! Yessss. My profile … Continue reading

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The Legend of the 1500, Part 7

Day 108. 85 pages, 37,951 words. The basement was unusually deep and extensive, but I wasn’t particularly surprised. It would have been difficult for a Barbarian horde to vanish into a normal one. Let alone for a nagilabeast to gestate. … Continue reading

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