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Further Adventures

Further Adventures 

As well as Twinmaker the novel, Crashland the sequel, and Hollowgirl the finale (nominated for an Aurealis Award), there are many, many bonus stories set in the same universe, concerning characters connected to Clair in one way or another. The stories come in several different flavors: traditional and canonical, urban myths, six-word stories, remixes, and […]

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Twinmaker Takedown

Twinmaker Takedown 

For reasons I can’t explain right now (good reasons!) I’m taking all the bonus and free Twinmnaker stories off the web for a while. This means that many of the extras you used to be able to find on the site are now gone. Sorry! But watch this space. There is good news to come.

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New Story: “Immaterial Progress” (100!)

New Story: “Immaterial Progress” (100!) 

My 100th story is now available from Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine. It charts the evolution of the urban myth concerning what happened when the first person went through d-mat. It riffs on the mutation of stories as well as the mutation of the body, using a non-standard structure and even a joke or two. Enjoy! […]

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“The Legend Trap” nominated for a Ditmar Award

“The Legend Trap” nominated for a Ditmar Award 

I’m deeply honoured that my story “The Legend Trap” has been nominated in the novella category of the 2015 Ditmar Awards.It’s a story I’m particular proud of – a slightly more meta riff on the urban myths I’ve been writing to accompany the Twinmaker series, one that I hope is chilling in its own right. […]

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