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Introducing Kraken Ink Tea!

And to celebrate, the first 20 people to order some Kraken Ink from Wyverstone Tea will receive a voucher for a free eBook of Doctor Jack with their order! It all started at the 2019 Adelaide Steampunk Festival. Wyverstone Tea was doing tastings at the event. And they had purple tea! (Well, blue tea that…

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When one event cancels…

Another, online one, appears. I’ve been asked to be the guest author/speaker at Critical Mass SF discussion group, Adelaide. (online event). They usually meet in Adelaide CBD. From this month, they are meeting via Zoom to practice safe social/spatial distancing. This is my first official online event; I hope I can wrangle the technology! The meeting…

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Impromptu Talk at State Library

My event calender is quickly filling up – and sometimes most unexpectedly. Last month I attended a lecture on Victorian fashion and exhibition on The Great Race (1919 air race – the South Aussies won it!) by the State Library of South Australia with our local steampunk group. I’d rung the lecturer/librarian beforehand to warn…

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Aussie Author Week on FB Readers Lounge

I received a recent invitation to be part of Aussie Author Week on the Fantasy and Sci-Fi Readers Lounge FB page. The event is running from 27th to 31st January, 2020. I’ll be posting between  11.30am-12.30pm (Adelaide/ACDT –  that’s 31st January  at 8-9pm New York/US time) If you’re on Facebook, then set your clocks to…

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Obligatory Year in Review, 2019.

Three things have dominated my world this year: writing, steampunk and health. Writing-wise: May saw the publication of my fifth book, The Department of Curiosities. I started this book back in 2012. The manuscript lay unfinished. (How can one write adventure when mentally drowning?) After finding a glimmer of light, with Aunt Enid in 2018,…

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Time Travellers’ Picnic 2019

Steampunks and time travellers converged on Adelaide Botanic Gardens for a picnic. We were blaessed with glorious weather and had a visit from the Lost Ninth Legion. Finally posting the event video.  A little late? Ha! Time is irrelevent.  

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Supanova Brisbane Video is Live!

See what I got up to in Brisbane last month. This was  my first time in Supanova Brisbance Artist Alley. There’s the usual costumes, artists and, of course, books and authors!

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