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I am a writer based in Lower Hutt, New Zealand. I produce marketing literature for high-tech companies. I also write satirical science fiction.

Life for technologists has never been more exhilarating than it is right now. I try to capture some of that excitement on my blog Techogeny.

In this website I've posted information about my books, and my latest thoughts about carbon-neutral liquid fuels.


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Wild, weird, & wired—a podcast

Jason’s Crew.
Jason Peabody’s farm machinery develops a mind of its own, leaving Jason feeling a little prickly.

Queerjo’s Favourite Pub.
Zaxocon and Drivel visit Lower Hutt for a beer. The bartender needed months of intensive counselling. The pub was never the same again.

The Truth about the Shiners—a novel, ch. 3
During the school's grand opening, Letitia and Catalina sneak out and beat the pants off the boys.
Read by my lovely wife, Diana.

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Updated 25 Jan 2016


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All information on this website is provided in good faith, and I have bent my brain and mercilessly interrogated my sources to get the truth. However, there are so many con-men and snake oil salesmen out there that I can‘t guarantee I haven‘t been sucked in. Besides, I‘m human so don't be surprised if I‘ve made the odd cock-up here and there.
I am not reponsible for anything bad that happens to you, even if you read about it on this web site.