15 Years in Japan, the Bullet Gal novel is Here, and a few Influences

Today marks my fifteenth year in Japan; the Tokyo anniversary is tomorrow, as I initially arrived in Osaka and stayed overnight there. Who would’ve figured this on July 26, 2001, […]

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Is There Really An Aussie Indie Comics Explosion? + Bullet Gal reviews & op-eds + Kindle discount

So tomorrow night (Friday 22 July) there’s a panel on at San Diego Comic Con presented by some mates of mine from Australia. It deals with the apparent renaissance right […]

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‘Bullet Gal’, the novel, is go!

So, I found out this week – my Bullet Gal comic, which was published by IF? Commix across 12 issues in 2014-15, and then repackaged as a trade by Canadians Under Belly […]

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‘Black Sails, Disco Inferno’ has now been published

Well, novel #6 is out right now via Amazon, thanks to publishers Open Books. In a nutshell? An unnamed city, in which crime families flourish and the police pinch pennies […]

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Novel #6 finished, plus Magpie’s in full flight

It snowed properly in Tokyo yesterday for the first time in 2 years, and the mercury dropped to -1°C (I’ll let you figure that out in Fahrenheit), albeit for a […]

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2016 — et voilà

HAPPY NEW YEAR, one and all. Best way to rise and shine to a new calendar? …Not the editing I’m doing now (for the next novel — necessary but yawn-inspiring). […]

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‘Small Change’ has been published!

As of yesterday (today in America), my fifth novel Small Change is out on the streets (preferably in book shops rather than gutters!). A mix-up of hardboiled noir, pulp, soft […]

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