The Dark Knight, Reviews, and Interviews

I finally got the chance to see The Dark Knight Rises on the weekend, and as much as I enjoyed the movie it’s impossible to watch it now without thinking of Aurora, the terrible events that took place there, and the victims who are either no longer with us or will never be the same. One ofContinue reading “The Dark Knight, Reviews, and Interviews”

The Passage of Time (Or, The Novel Has Landed)

Biggest indicator of a lack of research? Starting a sentence with the words “According to Wikipedia”. But! According to Wikipedia (and a bunch of psychologists and stuff) one’s perception of the passage of time is relative to one’s age. In other words, the older you get, the faster it feels like time is passing. ThatContinue reading “The Passage of Time (Or, The Novel Has Landed)”

I’m Not Racist, But…: On Race & Genre Fiction

I have to admit, I was a little hesitant in writing this post. Race is an incredibly sensitive topic and it’s very easy to come across as either self-righteous or horribly misguided…especially when you’re a pasty Australian guy who’s so pale he’s practically blue. But I’ve had this idea brewing in my head for quiteContinue reading “I’m Not Racist, But…: On Race & Genre Fiction”

Where I’ll Be & What I (Haven’t) Been Doing

With the release of the book getting closer and closer (July 25th! Have I mentioned that lately?) events are starting to lock into place. Kicking things off will be the launch at the Sun Theatre and Bookshop on 1st August, which everyone is more than welcome to attend…just make sure you RSVP! From there, there’llContinue reading “Where I’ll Be & What I (Haven’t) Been Doing”