Writer, Lecturer, Composer, Boardgame Maker, World Designer, Reviewer
Here you will find a portfolio of my work in music, writing academic writing and more. Please take a browse and if there is anything you find interesting, don't hesitate to use the contact page to get in touch with me.
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August 2018 sees the release of Lave Revolution as an Audio Drama. Adapted by Chris Jarvis and The Radio Theatre Workshop, the story is a five and a half hour listening feast!
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I've just agreed a deal with Flame Tree Press to publish my science fiction novel, Fearless. It will be published in July 2020. You can find the book available to pre-order on their website here.
Fantasycon has been the annual convention of the British Fantasy Society for more than forty years. In 2017, HWSEvents, organised the convention at the Bull Hotel in Peterborough. In 2018, Fantasycon 2018, was held in Chester on the 19th to the 21st of October, 2018
The Forever Man Published by Luna Press
My latest novel, The Forever Man, was launched on the 29th of September at Fantasycon 2017. It is now available in paperback and ebook from Luna Press. Click on the image to purchase it.
2001: An Odyssey in Words Published by Newcon Press
In 2018, in celebration of Arthur C. Clarke's 100th birthday, I was very fortunate to have a short story included in this wonderful anthology, featuring some of the biggest names in Science Fiction.
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Listen to some of the tracks from my next Science Fiction music album, Perhelion below.. More previews available on Soundcloud.
Passed my Ph. D!
My Ph. D. Viva voce was on the 15th of September 2017. My topic is "An Investigation and Application of Writing Structures and World Development Techniques in Science Fiction and Fantasy," This creative Ph. D. included my work on Chaos Reborn and Elite Dangerous. I passed my viva with minor corrections.
After leaving Buckinghamshire New University during the summer of 2017, I started two new positions. Firstly, as Lead Writer for Phoenix Point from Snapshot Games and secondly as a Senior Lecturer on the BA (Hons) Media and Communications course at Coventry University.
Fantasycon has been the annual convention of the British Fantasy Society for more than forty years. In 2017, HWSEvents, organised the event and the Awards Banquet for the British Fantasy Awards at the Bull Hotel in Peterborough. I was Chair of Fantasycon 2017.
The fifth annual Elite: Dangerous convention, Lavecon occurred on the 23-25th of June 2017. The convention continues to go from strength to strength. This year so a preview of the Elite Dangerous Roleplaying Game from SpiderMind Games.