The Writer and the Critic: Episode 9

The latest episode of our podcast is now available for direct download and streaming from our brand new Podbean website or via subscription from iTunes. Here are the show notes: This month on The Writer and the Critic, your hosts Kirstyn McDermott and Ian Mond navigate their way to the cosy, cat-populated abode of their … Continue reading The Writer and the Critic: Episode 9


Bleed, the sequel to Peter M Ball's disturbing 'unicorn noir' novella of last year, Horn, is now available for pre-order from Twelfth Planet Press. I enjoyed Horn a lot -- if enjoyed is the right word exactly -- and I'm looking forward to snagging a copy of the sequel . . . For ten years … Continue reading Bleed!