Monthly Archives: January 2011

HOWTO: Create a usable ePub file for

I’ve been having a lot of problems with getting my latest ebook uploaded to Lulu, and I know other people have had similar problems, so here’s what I’ve learned so far. (Currently I’ve *finally* got to the point where they’ve … Continue reading

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Linkblogging For 30/01/11

Now that my book is out (still having problems with Lulu’s ePub authentication, but I will get that sorted soon) I can move on with my other writing projects again. Later today I’ll be posting my next Beach Boys post, … Continue reading

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URGENT: Contact Home Office To Prevent Brenda Namigadde being deported.

Brenda Namigadde is to be deported to Uganda tomorrow. From Chicken Yoghurt: The British Foreign Office advises visitors to Uganda that ‘homosexuality is illegal and social tolerance of it is low.’ David Kato could certainly confirm that. If he wasn’t … Continue reading

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The New Book Is Out!

For my 600th post here, I’m announcing that my new book, Sci-Ence! Justice Leak!, is out. It’s available as a hardback book with a pretty dust-jacket for twenty pounds, a paperback for ten pounds, a PDF for only three pounds, … Continue reading

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Big Finish: Peri And The Piscon Paradox

Big Finish’s output has been very, very variable recently. In the last couple of years, since they started doing ‘trilogies’ rather than stand-alone stories, they’ve become increasingly likely to do complicated continuity-twisting stories – the Sixth Doctor travelling with the … Continue reading

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Sci-Ence! Justice Leak! The first review… and a spot of crowdsourcing

I’ll be doing a proper post tonight, I hope – I apologise to my regular readers for the lack of them while the book’s been being put together. The book should be out very soon now – I’ve heard back … Continue reading

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Linkblogging For 20/01/11

Proper posts resume this weekend. In the meantime, some links: Power Pop Criminals has a compilation of 21 different versions of the Move song Do Ya, including versions by Parthenon Huxley, Matthew Sweet, Linus Of Hollywood, Jason Falkner and more. … Continue reading

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