Trip to Ilmenau, Germany
Just back from an excellent trip to the town of Ilmenau, in the middle of the Thuringian forests, where I did a talk for the university’s Sci-Fi/Fantasy Club, Phantopia. The club’s marking its 40th anniversary; to celebrate, they’d erected a massive tent (or yurt) on the campus hillside - a fine place to enjoy late-night bratwurst and beer. Beforehand, I did readings from the...
D is for Djinni
I’ve just posted up a blog on the amazing Scribble City Central site as part of the Fantabulous Fridays A to Z of mythical creatures. Mine’s called ‘D is for Djinni’ and it’s got lots of stuff about where I got the inspiration for Bart. You can check it out now at: http://bit.ly/J0eAhY.