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So I think we can safely say my holiday is over.  I think it ended a few weeks ago, in fact, ‘cos of all the work.  But!  It hasn’t been unproductive.  As well as… you know… the work… my flat has been cleaned for the first time in whdfkljeiflong, I’ve …

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Clarke Awards

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Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!  Whooooopeeeeeee and wheeeeeeeeeeeeee and yaaaaaaaaaaaayyyyyyyyy and wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee and other deeply literary sentiments. Um. Yes. So Harry August has been shortlisted for the Arthur C. Clarke Award and it’s an AMAZING shortlist and I am totally thrilled.  I found out via a friend, who emailed on the morning in question …

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Apologies to a Copy Editor

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Well, here we are, a lot of novels in, and there are still certain usages I get wrong… 1.  Bare vs. bear.  Did you know that my copy editor bears up?  After x number of novels and novellas, she bears up even though I keep on writing that she bares …

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A Gentle Reminder….

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1.  Next weekend (28th of March, 2015) I’ll be at Waterstones Uxbridge from 1 p.m. signing stuff and chatting and generally hanging out.  If you’re in the area, come and chat! 2.  Next month (on April 19th, to be exact) I’ll be taking part in a Swimathon to raise money …

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Publication Day!

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Touch is published today whoop whoop!!  To celebrate I shall… … well, mostly work.  Really.  I mean, it’d be nice if every publication day was a public holiday for all – A PUBLIC HOLIDAY IN WHICH EVERYONE WAS FORCED TO READ, in fact – blimey, wouldn’t the world be a …

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