New books available – for free

As mentioned in this post: https://makingfiction.com/2020/06/06/why-i-wont-be-trying-to-sell-you-my-next-book/ I don't want to mass market or sell the latest books. So, if you want to get them for free, they are available today (15/06/20) on ebook via Amazon. You might need to try the link a few times as the promotion times are in a US timezone, but …

VSS365 – my thoughts

As the person first responsible for the idea of VSS365, bringing it to life, hosting the first year of prompts and designing the ideas for the anthology, I have been asked to provide my thoughts on a few things. VSS365 is a vibrant, supportive and inclusive global community. It doesn't work without the following: People …

Walking on the moon

Today is the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. So I thought a short blog was a worthwhile thing to do. Some of the conspiracy theories are very convincing, but when you visit NASA at the Kennedy Space Centre, as I did only a few days ago, you can't help but be truly …

VSS365 Anthology Announcement : Selected Contributors

The anthology is a massive job for the people involved in creating it. Our Ambassadors have worked tirelessly, volunteering many days of their own time to read every one of the thousands of submissions. Hopefully everyone who submitted is incredibly thankful to them. They have been nothing short of generous, amazing and inspiring in their …

#VSS365 Anthology

Want to know more about the history of #vss365 ? Click here to find out more. Why have an anthology? As the original creator of #vss365, many people have proposed an anthology to me over the last few years. Why? In short, because it's something to celebrate. Many people have found a supportive, encouraging and …