Metal Genesis

Howdy folks, Tune in to Metal Genesis on 106.7 PBS FM tomorrow night between 10 and 12pm to hear me talking to the fearsome Wendy Tonkin about the Sixsmiths, Bloody Waters, heavy metal and Satan. Tunes will be played! https://pbsfm.org.au/metalgenesis Get your ears around it. It’s gonna be good. ūüôā FacebookTwitterTumblrEmail

Character Interrogations

If you could ask any question of any of the characters in any of my fiction, what would it be? This is what Facebook wanted to know. It may not surprise any of you that Satan¬†received the most direct questions, and was also the topic of several others. Also, people seem to like dogs. MATT NICHOLLS: Mr. McBlack, who was your favourite kill? WHITEFACE McBLACK:¬†My favourite is yet to come, I hope. A man’s gotta dream, right? PS what are you doing tonight around midnight? JOHN DeFROG:¬†For Clarice Marnier: Given yr own experience, would you recommend The Devil as a...

The Sixsmiths Volume 2 #2 on ComiXology!

And now, the second installment of Sixsmiths volume 2, piping hot from the inferno that men call ComiXology. Cop an eyeful right here: https://www.comixology.com/The-Sixsmiths-Vol-2-2/digital-comic/293299 The church has burned down and Albert Hills Satanic Congregation is in crisis. Is some hidden enemy responsible? Is the Dark Lord punishing them for their weakness? To make matters worse, there’s a problem with the insurance the treasurer appears to have fled the country. Can Ralf step up and sort out the financial mess? Meanwhile, the Croquet Club has come up with their own plan to save the community, Jezabel hatches her own nefarious plans,...

OZ COMIC CON

Well folks,¬†Oz Comic Con Melbourne is nigh upon us and I WILL BE THERE. Also, I will be here: table 107, right near the Door 10 entrance, in between Ryan Lindsay and Chris Sequeira: I will be signing at the table through most of the con and speaking on the Australian Voices panel on Saturday at 3pm ¬†(stage 3) with Craig Bruyn, Dean Rankine, Paul Mason and Ryan K Lindsay. I don’t do sketches, but if you buy a book from me I can be prevailed upon to¬†doodle inside the covers for you. Speaking of buying stuff–I will be having...

Continuum Recap

Last week I had a jam-packed weekend participating at Continuum while entertaining my¬†old friends the Marc Karver and Jen Marshall (and their not-so-old son, Kirin)¬†who were visiting from Florida. I didn’t have time to see everyone as much as I would have liked, but it was always a pleasure to¬†see and hang out with the likes of¬†Amanda Bridgeman, Justin Woolley, Amanda Pillar, Alis Franklin, Margo Lanagan, Lindy Cameron, Narrelle Harris, Gillian Polack, Stephen and¬†Ormsby, Russell B. Farr,¬†Liz Grzyb, Jason Nahrung, Kirstyn McDermott, Lyn C, Jane Routley, Kyla Ward, David McDonald, Geoff Brown, Gerry Huntman and¬†all the others I’ve forgotten to...