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500,000,000 B.C. (Not Quite An Interlude)

Day 41. 64 pages, 30,290 words. A scream burst the tranquillity, sending a flock of colourful four-winged birds flapping and hooting melodiously from a copse of graceful trees. The sky, aquamarine and perfected rather than marred by a few clumps … Continue reading

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I did write 2,000 posts, and I will write 2,000 more

Yes! With this post, I hit the long-awaited 2,000th blog post for Hatboy’s Hatstand. I’ve been holding off until I had something worth posting and I know it’s been a long time coming, but what with a variety of absolutely … Continue reading

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What I Did On My Holidays, 2017-2018, Day 16

Day 61. 113,643 words. Weekend flatline begins now. We went to my aunt and uncle’s place on our 16th day of summer holidays. This was enjoyable, because – well for a start they’re good people. And they also had a … 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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When Oræl rides to war

Day 1. 10 pages, 4,369 words.   The bloody hand shall take its stand When Oræl rides to war, And blinding sands devour the land When Oræl rides to war.   All hope will die while justice bleeds, The good … Continue reading

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Fade (a minor rewrite)

The following excerpt was originally published here on the blog, but I’ve tweaked it a tiny bit in preparation for fitting it into the next book. Yes, shit’s finally going to get ‘splained, yo. Well, sort of. A bit. Maybe. … Continue reading

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