Quick note to say I’ll be at the Horus Heresy Weekender this weekend, signing books and talking about my forthcoming audio drama, Blackshields: The Red Fief. Or whatever you want to talk about, really. I’m not particular.
The Red Fief is a sequel to last year’s Blackshields: The False War, and finds Endryd Haar and co. on a collision course with a ghost from Haar’s past. It’s due for general release this summer, but will be available super-early for attendees of the Weekender. So if you’re planning on being there, why not stop by and say hello?
Early last year, I decided to bite the bullet and set up a Patreon account. There are a number of reasons for this. Simple pragmatism was one. Multiple income streams are a necessity for a professional writer, these days. But I also had a desire to see if I could make it work. I’ve tried various forms of self-publishing over the years, and Patreon’s relatively idiot-proof set-up appealed to me – simple, efficient, with minimal investment, and potentially maximum profit. (more…)
Quick note to say that I’ll be doing signings this weekend for my new Black Library novel, Fulgrim: The Palatine Phoenix, at Waterstones Leeds on Saturday from 12-2, and Games Workshop: Sheffield on Sunday, also from 12-2. So if you’re around either place, on either day, feel free to stop by and say hello.
The first short story of 2018 has arrived, courtesy of the Black Library. “Light of a Crystal Sun” finds Fabius Bile, desperate to stop his body’s degeneration, trying to use remnants of an aeldari seer, crystallised but still powerful, to discover the secrets of life after death and bring himself immortality… (more…)
This was a weird year. It wasn’t just me, right? (more…)