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Aug 5

Quit smiling, you’re suppose to be professional.

New ‘blog: on recovery, and trying to make something of the time.

Writing

So, it has been two weeks since the surgery. The new kidney is working very well, as demonstrated by my blood tests (three a week, my veins are not happy) and – perhaps more importantly – by my general condition. I’m eating better, I feel more awake, and I feel motivated and a lot less depressed. Also, my diet is almost a total reversal of what it was previously so I can eat pretty much whatever…

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Girl at the End of the World

New ‘blog post: The Girl at the End of the World

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With all the excitement of surgery waiting for me, I missed off an update about this anthology. The Girl at the End of the World is the latest anthology (in two parts) from Fox Spirit books. Part one includes a story by me: The Ending Plague.

The remit for submissions was a fairly open theme – the title gives away exactly what that was – and I decided to try my hand at a secondary-world fantasy…

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inkytasty:

queerspeculativefiction:

queerspeculativefiction:

1500 words of Crap Dad written. I feel pretty good about that. Alas, this is not fanfiction where I can just put it up online and have people read it.

Hmm. Maybe I should get a pool of beta readers that I can write it for, to have…

I wonder if Patreon could work? But yeah…are there any places for writers to post up chapters as we would a webcomic, guys?

Wattpad has decent functionality for serial fiction. It seems to be quite popular, as well.

Kidney Transplant: Zero Hour

New ‘blog. Kidney Transplant: Zero Hour.

I love making Direct to Video titles up. The more colons, the merrier.

So one of the things I wanted to do with this ‘blog was to try and maintain some positivity.

This may go some way to explaining the lack of posts of late.

It’s entirely fair to say that the first half of this year hasn’t really been what you’d call brilliant. Not even in the same ballpark, even. My health has been slowly…

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adrenalineminx:

He’s my inspiration. He’s my teaching role model, yo

(Source: tomhazeldine)

sennydreadful:

siriusdraws:

new best friend feat. dorian

tumblr is making me love Dorian already 

Jul 7

anidorikildra:

shippingreactions:

WHEN CHARACTERS WON’T ADMIT THEIR FEELINGS FOR EACH OTHER EVEN THOUGH IT’S SO OBVIOUSimage

It’s even better because he’s on a ship.

alittlebriton:

sweetguts:

tairupanda:

derschneefiel:

The Pallas´s Cat, also called Manul, is a small wildcat living in the grasslands and steppe of central asia.
It is named after the german naturalist Peter Simon Pallas, who first described the species in 1776.

That is the most expressive and gelatinous cat I have ever seen.

look at this absurd screaming loofah

I want to ride one like a pony.

You know how I’ve always longed to see the fair city of Padua.

New ‘blog! I put some stories in one place. It is just that exciting.

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So, it’s been a busy few weeks. The new novel is coming along (slowly), I finished a handful of short stories (one of which was accepted the same day I sent it off – woo!), and we have had both friends and family staying over to visit. I’ve been working every day I can to save money for the summer (helped by a timely tax rebate) and aside from a few choice cuts from the Steam sale we’ve been…

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