COWBOY BEBOP – THOUGHTS

Binge watched first ten episodes over the last few days (late November). Really enjoyed it with only a minimal purview of the comics and anime (Google, Wikipedia, wiki). It’s a mashup, no arguments there but some of the online critics are getting very intense in their nitpicking (looking at you, James Whitbrook). So much soContinue reading “COWBOY BEBOP – THOUGHTS”

THE SILVER PATH & THE GOLDEN BELL – Progress Report

Book 1, a novella has come back from the editor (Markham Correct) and I think we might have a project. Zoe’s (Markham) sharp eye has picked up my usual stumbles and pointed out some logical missteps but overall it ‘intrigued’ her. I’ll take intrigued any day of the week. My concerns were that I wasContinue reading “THE SILVER PATH & THE GOLDEN BELL – Progress Report”

NEW PROJECT – THE SILVER PATH – ONGOING

Something to wet the whistle or tickle the fancy depending on your metaphor preferences. Its from the new project which at this stage, 10,000 words in, looks like being a series of novellas. WARNING – Strong-ish language. “This is a bit seedy.” “About what you’d expect from a chop shop,” answered the young man besideContinue reading “NEW PROJECT – THE SILVER PATH – ONGOING”

RANDOM TRAVEL PIX

This is a selection of pictures from places I’ve been over the last fifteen years. I LOVE to travel. Literally can’t get enough of it but with limited resources it’s always well spaced out.  Seeing other places and people is fascinating and sometimes, intimidating especially when there are language difficulties. But it never fails toContinue reading “RANDOM TRAVEL PIX”

THE GREEN ARMY

EXTRACT FROM THYLACINE– I.D. MARTIN c2016 Available in the Kindle Store at Amazon.com – https://www.amazon.com/Thylacine-Mr-I-D-Martin/dp/1541059786 This story grew out of my concerns for the longevity and effectiveness of the environmental movement in Australia. Having lived through the triumph of the Franklin Dam campaign and the rise of political eco-warriors I was dismayed that time hadContinue reading “THE GREEN ARMY”