A set of 6 splendid videos have been created and released by the young and talented Mr Christopher Taylor, consisting of a general introduction followed by steampunk literature, fashion, music, gadgets and sports.
All of them are funny and informative, and I especially recommend the video on literature... because I'm in it :)
Video 2 is linked below, and should guide the intrepid explorer to the remaining 5. Enjoy.…Continue
Not so much a blog, more a series of questions... but first, the context.
It’s a new year. As I look back at the old one, I see a few personal successes such as two new books published, one concerning the idiotic Ripperology business, the other a steampunk work that seems to have done reasonably well on the Double Dragon Fictionwise list. (Jack the Theorist and Rise of the Steampunk Empire, if you wish to look either one up. The latter is published under my ‘Barnabas…Continue
A short while ago Double Dragon Ebooks accepted my novella Steampunk Imperialism for publication, albeit with a name change to Rise of the Steampunk Empire. The reason I’m blogging about this, apart from the obvious, is because of what caused the story to be written in the first place. That cause was Charles Stross.
As most of you probably already know, Mister Stross is not a fan of steampunk. In…Continue