Magpie #1 & Crash Soirée

I guess it’s kind of appropriate that she’ll be here in time for Valentine’s Day. I’m talking up Magpie, the character created by artist Frantz Kantor and myself to grace […]

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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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2015: A very good year. Fingers crossed for more of the same in 2016!

Yep, it’s that moment. You know… the one when you kick back on the loo, magazine, tabloid, smartphone, print-out or tablet in hand, a fresh roll of toilet paper nearby, […]

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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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‘This is Tokio’ LP, new novel, ‘Small Change’, magpies, Little Nobody, and a certain Tobacco-Stained Mountain Goat

December’s always been my favourite month. I mean, here we have my birthday, New Year and Christmas (religious bone or complete lack of one) rolled up together. December used to […]

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October 12: SATOSHI KON DAY!

So… an announcement. We have autonomously decided that today (Oct. 12), which of course arrives earlier here in Japan, is official SATOSHI KON 今 敏 DAY, since it would have […]

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