When The Sky Falls: a new free serial on Wattpad

When The Sky Falls: a new free serial on Wattpad

Here’s an experimental freebie you can start to read now on Wattpad. It’s When The Sky Falls, a full-length book which will be served up in parts over the weeks to come. I’ve never used Wattpad before but if it’s good enough for Margaret Atwood...
Now on Facebook and Instagram

Now on Facebook and Instagram

I’ve been a bit preoccupied with work for most of this year so you haven’t had much to read here. That will change a bit over the coming months as long-term projects come to fruition. To that end I realise I’ve been a bit remiss about maintaining all...
Mac and iOS tip: a quick way to type accents

Mac and iOS tip: a quick way to type accents

They say you learn something new every day. I’m not sure about that but last night I discovered something through Twitter that I never knew about: a quick way to generate foreign accents on the Mac and on iOS. Foreign accents on Windows were always a nightmare...
Why I got rid of Adblock Plus

Why I got rid of Adblock Plus

For years I’ve used an ad blocker, usually the ubiquitous AdBlock Plus. Why wouldn’t you? Pages load more quickly. And I very rarely click on ads anyway. But now I’ve made a conscious decision to stop. It’s a personal one. You’ll probably feel differently. But after...