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Heading for Helsinki and Worldcon

I’m running away from home for ten days, leaving Best Beloved and the dog to look after each other, and I’m heading for Helsinki, to The 75th World Science Fiction Convention at the Messukeskus Convention Centre on the outskirts of … Continue reading

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Fantasycon-By-The-Sea, 2016

Grand Hotel, Scarborough, 23rd – 25th September , 2016 Fantasycon was… interesting. It remains the most writerly of cons with most panels aimed at writers and peopled by writers and industry professionals. Its progamme is hard to fault and there … Continue reading

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Looking forward to Eastercon / Mancunicon

Eastercon – held over the Easter weekend – this year in Manchester, hence the name, Mancunicon – marks the start of my convention year in the UK. It’s one of the most literary of the British cons, though it has … Continue reading

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SFSF Social #3 – 27th June 2015

I have been invited to be a guest at the upcoming SF social in Sheffield. This is what they have to say about it on their blog. I hope to see some of you there. SFSF Social #3 – 27th … Continue reading

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Eastercon 2015

I had a lovely time at Eastercon, this year held at the Park Inn, Heathrow, which wasn’t anywhere near as awkward to get to as I feared. I travelled down with John and Sara Moran and managed to get extremely … Continue reading

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Attending Eastercon – Dysprosium 2015

I’m looking forward to getting together with a bunch of writer friends at Eastercon. I’ll be travelling down to Heathrow on Thursday and staying until Tuesday morning. Come and say hello. You’ll mostly find me in the bar or whatever … Continue reading

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Eastercon Schedule 2015

I’ll be at Eastercon in a few weeks time (at Easter, so no surprise there). I suspect that mostly you’ll find me hanging out in the bar, so please come and say hello. My official schedule is here: Panel – … Continue reading

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