The Interview

The open topped military wagon hurtled through the jungle at an alarming pace. Marvin Banks sat at the end of the vehicle and watched the world go by. He was making good time and would be at the landing site well ahead of schedule to see his vehicle return from space. He cracked open a…

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Back to the Moon

Moon Joe Black turned over in his bed again for what seemed the millionth time that night. The buzzes and whines from the life support machine were louder tonight than ever before and Joe could not ignore them no matter how many pillow cases he taped around his head. If he had to tell the…

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Chapter 3 :First Draft:

I immediately slammed the notepad closed. I had been awake most of the night, too excited to sleep. This must be some sort of reaction to not having enough sleep. My imagination was running away with me. I opened the notepad and the little stick man had moved again! This time he was stood up.…

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Chapter 2 :First Draft:

My Mum worked about five miles away but she always complained about how long it took her to get to work. I had never been this way before and I wondered why everyone wanted to go in this direction. There were hundreds of cars everywhere and we were stuck going no-where The radio was playing…

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Chapter 2 :First Draft:

If there had been anybody around, then I certainly would have looked very strange to them, even by these facilities standards. Here I was, a grown man travelling down a corridor sitting on top of a strange metallic beach ball that just so happened to be floating 2 metres above the ground. Aladdin and his…

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Chapter 1 :First Draft:

Chapter 1 The timer ticked over and read thirty minutes. That was how long I had waited since I inputted the final instructions into the computer. It was just a waiting game now as the machine in the next room cranked and hissed, turning the raw materials into what could be a game changing invention.…

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First Draft Finished

After months of work and toil and I pleased to announce that the first draft of Falling Ark is now complete. It is still a work in progress but I am pleased with the character development and the story has kept me engaged. I will now take a break and read before embarking on the…

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Rubbish Advert Craze

Introduction I have been watching adverts recently and becoming more and more outraged and the type of advert that gets produced these days. There seems to be an increasing trend within so many companies of showing something interesting followed by a “Pan up” and “Insert logo here”. These are off the shelf marketing campaigns developing…

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Cloud Storage

  Google has recently launched its competitor to Dropbox, BOX and all the otehr various cloud storage devices. Since Google has been late to the game here by several years I was expecting something good. I have had my issues with all of the other systems in the past and when I saw that Google…

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