22nd October 2013

When I was writing The Merchant of Dreams I bought two Playmobil pirate ships and a bunch of figures to help me plan a small sea battle and the climactic land battle. It was so helpful that I did the same for The Prince of Lies, winning a vintage castle and a bunch more figures¬†on…

11th November 2011

I have to confess I wrote nothing today. Zip. Nada. Zilch. I had an all-day conference to attend for my day-job, which was very interesting but didn’t really allow any downtime from interacting with other professionals in my field, so by the time I got home and had dinner, I was mentally drained. So, rather…