Talking Afterland and plague books with AP News

I was interviewed by Hillel Italie from AP last week about why people write plague books. I can’t tell you how weird it is to have a novel coming out about the aftermath of a devastating global pandemic! The piece also features Lawrence Wright’s The End of October, and The Red Lotus by Chris Bojalian. […]

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Ungirls on sale on Amazon this week (US only)

My super forked-up* lab grown sex dolls story Ungirls is a 99 cents Kindle special this week (til 15 March 2020). Ungirls is part of the Disorder collection, an Amazon original anthology of six stories of “living nightmares etc” American Amazon users: get it here for $0.99, or browse the other awesome titles on promotion. The rest […]

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Slipping: Stories, Essays, and Other Writing – Femalitica

  A great new review for my debut collection, Slipping: Stories, Essays, and Other Writing, which is out tomorrow in the USA. You can order on Amazon or via your friendly neighbourhood independent bookstore (USA) or ask your local bookstore to order it in for you. “I don’t normally read essays, but I found those in this collection fascinating, in […]

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Survivors’ Club: Interview with Dynamic Forces

Dale and I chat to Byron Brewer for Dynamic Forces about being authorial co-pilots, 80’s horror, and how they have gotten to know the characters in our Vertigo horror comic, Survivors’ Club.  Dynamic Forces: Dale, the basic premise of Survivors’ Club comes from an idea of yours. Tell us about that notion and are you a horror […]

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Survivors’ Club Launch with The Morning Pages

Cape Town survivors! Dale Halvorsen and I will we launching the trade paperback/collected graphic novel version of Survivor’s Club, our 80’s-tastic horror comic. It’s all happening at the Book Lounge, 24 Nov, 5.30 for 6pm with a special performance by one of our favourite local bands, The Morning Pages, whose music could absolutely be the soundtrack for […]

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“The Future was Desert”

In March, I got to hang out with one of my favourite people in the world, artist and writer Sophia Al-Maria at the Global Art Forum at the Art Dubai festival. (Pictured with Lana Shamma) The video is now up of the conversation we had with curator Shumon Basar about why the deep past of […]

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