I'm a science fiction writer based in Wales.

A former space scientist, I turned from studying pulsars and binary stars to fiction. I'm now the author of twelve novels and more than fifty short stories. My work has been shortlisted for the Hugo and Arthur C Clarke awards, and I have won the Seiun and Sidewise awards.

Latest Posts

Diamond Dogs

10 Apr 2014

There’s a bit of backstory here, but for a couple of years, Chicago’s inventive and forward-looking Shanghai Low theatre group have been developing a stage version of my story Diamond Dogs. I’ve been very excited and impressed with the work so far, and was pleased to hear that a staged …

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Out with the old, in with the new

9 Apr 2014

So what’s the deal with this new website and blog, you may wonder? The short answer is, I’m a hypocrite. Over the years, many kind people have offered to revamp or otherwise improve my existing website. But I’ve always declined – politely, I hope – because I have preferred to …

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