Category Archives: Post-Apocalyptic

Peak Oil/Dragon Line Short Story – Once were Witches


Today, I’ve been busy working on a short story as a part of Jurgen Wolff’s MAD programme – and, boy, has it been worth it! I’ve completed the story in both its first and second drafts. And the results are … Continue reading

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Peak Oil Sci-Fi Writing Competition


You may recall a post from a while back where I featured a link to an interview with a writer called John Michael Greer re Peak Oil and economics. The other day, I came across his blog: ‘The Archdruid Report‘. … Continue reading

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Article Recommendation: The scourge of Peak Oil


A quick article recommendation here. This article is on Al-Jazeera and is one of the best summaries of the Peak Oil issue to date. Well worth checking out – please don’t lose any sleep!: The scourge of ‘peak oil’ – … Continue reading

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Owen’s Novel Report – More Chapters on Authonomy and Article Recommendation on Peak Oil


An update: some more chapters have been put on Authonomy. It now includes up to chapter 26, the point where Patrick experiences a vision whilst wild-camping with Llew in a forest near Beddgelert. To find out more, click here (remember, … Continue reading

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New Article Recommendation: Climate Change and Resource Conflicts


A good (and timely) article here from msnbc.com reporting recent comments by the director of the UN Environment Program, Achim Steiner, regarding the links between climate change and resource conflicts. In a nutshell, he is stating that the process of … Continue reading

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Article recommendations: World not prepared for Peak Oil and the new Middle Ages


Some interesting articles for you here. The first is from Ecologist and is a slightly scary report on the fact that world governments are not preparing for Peak Oil. Take, for instance, the recent decision to release emergency oil reserves … Continue reading

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An Owen Law Short Story – Matilda Leviathan


A new feature here, and I’m looking for your assistance. I’m writing a series of short stories which all have a loose Climate Change/Peak Oil sci-fi flavour and this is the first: ‘Matilda Leviathan’. They are a bit of a … Continue reading

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Article Recommendation: An Open Letter to Stephen King


Now this is a blog post that appeals to my writer’s outlook – an open letter to Stephen King, suggesting a new plot novel for him to take up based on the converging 21st century threats. Now this really is … Continue reading

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Bin Laden Dead


At last, America has eliminated the world’s most wanted man. Not before time, many of us are thinking. It sure is a welcome boost for the US and its President. But what are the potential ramifications of the death of … Continue reading

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Friday is for musing…


It’s Friday, and I’m chilling after a hard week. After all the rushing about, its time to step back and reflect, consider the world a bit etc. So, with all this musing going on I thought it might be time … Continue reading

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