The Mighty Scrivener

On an impulse I bought Scrivener a little while back, before I’d really read any reviews on it or knew anything about it. For those who haven’t heard of it, it’s a word processor and organiser aimed at writers. I took a quick look at it when I bought...

Updates and new look

Most of the changes to my site are now complete. Work on The Tattered Banner is nearing completion so the changes on the site are intended to better accommodate its release. The most significant addition is an excerpt from The Tattered Banner, which can be found here....

Changes…

Please forgive the frequently changing nature of the site at the moment, I’m adding some new content and changing the format a little. Things should be settled by the end of the weekend!

Swords and Honour

Number 3 in the inspiring areas of history series of blogs. Usual caveat found here applies! Plagues aside, the Renaissance period generally saw a substantial growth in the size of cities, Venice, Florence and Genoa begin good examples in Northern Italy. As people...

Gunpowder

This is blog number 2 in my ‘inspiring areas of history’ theme. The same disclaimer in the first one applies here! I’m sure most of you have seen the diagrams from da Vinci’s notebooks of flying machines, tanks and other ahead of their time...