As scary as I make some of my more villainous characters, none of them will ever compare with what’s out there in that place referred to as “reality”. Take Ebola. Ebola is frightening. Ebola terrifies us because: It challenges the …

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Amazon’s done it again. Just when we thought we had all the publishing options figured out, Amazon throws in a crazy new one, a blend of traditional and indie publishing: Kindle Scout. And YOU are the scout. Amazon is asking …

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Who’s your favourite singer, is it human and are you sure? Don’t be too quick to answer. You may be cheering on a holographic image. That was certainly the case when in 2010, a Japanese hologram belted out pop songs …

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How long do you think people have been creating robots? Fifty years? A hundred? Certainly the Victorian automatons could be considered as precursors of robots. Given that one of the characters of Ghosts of Tsavo is an automaton, I was …

The Artificial Man: You’ll never guess how old Robotics is! Read more »

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One of my new characters is a horse. Yes, a horse. Her name is Nelly, and her creation was inspired by true events. In the “Society for Paranormals” series, she starts out as the laziest creature on God’s green earth. …

Craziest Horse Ride Ever: Would you have done this? Read more »

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