Tag Archives: Doctor Who

The Power of the Daleks

Do you think I can ever be secure in that chair while that rabble are still loose? They rebelled against Hensell yesterday. Tomorrow it’ll be my turn. Well, let them rebel. Tell them the guards have taken control. Let them … Continue reading

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Story in New Book

My Doctor Who story The Bogeyman, which I posted here several years ago, is now included in a charity anthology, A Target For Tommy, edited by my friends Paul Magrs and Stuart Douglas. The other authors involved include Simon Bucher-Jones, … Continue reading

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The Black Archive: The Massacre

The Massacre by James Cooray Smith My rating: 5 of 5 stars (Crossposted between Goodreads and my blog — apologies for those who see this twice) Before I start the review proper, an obligatory note: I am currently towards the … Continue reading

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Maggie Stables

It was announced today that the actor Maggie Stables died on Friday night after a long illness. She was not a household name — she was only ever really known for one part — but she was wonderful in that … Continue reading

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Big Finish Productions: A Beginner’s Guide

Several people have said to me over the years that they wished they knew where to start with Big Finish’s Doctor Who stories and spin-off ranges. Big Finish have a page themselves with some suggestions of where to start, but … Continue reading

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Hugo Blogging: Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form

Or “Which episode of Doctor Who by Steven Moffat will win this year?” Of the six nominees in this category, four are Doctor Who or Doctor Who-related. This is simply ridiculous. Even as a Doctor Who fan (albeit not much … Continue reading

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Guest Post From @miketaylor

My friend Mike, who blogs at The Reinvigorated Programmer and Sauropod Vertebra Picture Of The Week, asked me if he could do a guest post. All opinions expressed below, especially those regarding the relative qualities of the new and old … Continue reading

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