Hotter than Hell

I’m writing this post from a hostel in Cartagena.

Temperatures hit 32°C (90°F) today which is just about the point where my pale skin begins to bubble. Fortunately, I’ve found shade (and cover from the dodgy street sellers) and figured it was about time I wrote a blog post with the latest news. Read more

Rot 4 – Plaque to the Future

I’VE GOT ROT ON THE BRAIN.

A tooth fairy has burrowed its way into my my head and I’m stringing out pieces of him onto the page.

This was a little series I decided to create having been inspired by something similar by sci-fi author Hugh Howey with his Beacon 23 series. Howey released a new part every month for five months (five short stories), and then finally bundled them into a novel. Read more

Monster Giveaway (+ Review Calls)

I’M GOING THROUGH a Stephen King phase at the moment.

I’ve read Misery, The Shining and Carrie in the last fortnight. Even though I’ve seen the movies for the first two, they really come alive in the text. So much so that its ignited my love for reading again. Read more

Writing up a Storm

THIS WEEK I MOVED all my earthly possessions in a suitcase and moved to Colombia.

Bogota now. Medellin later.

The weather here has been nothing short of shite. Only a few degrees more than what I was escaping in Ireland. At least I know Medellin is certain to be warmer having spent a year there in 2015. Read more