Category Archives: Orbit

1984 vrs The Poison Throne

Last week, year twelve student, Millicent Duncan, emailed to say she had written an essay comparing the human experiences in The Poison Throne and George Orwell’s classic dystopia, Nineteen Eighty-Four. I am, of course, thrilled to have Moorehawke examined in … Continue reading

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Wynter : Knitting

A wee drawing for a Moorehawke fan, who is also an avid knitter…

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Gorgeous Tribute Poem for Moorehawke

I’m just crawling up from the editing mines, folks, and what do I find as I emerge blinking into the sunshine? The following lovely message (and poem) from a fan of Moorehawke. Some mornings it’s just great to be alive. Thanks … Continue reading

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Livre de Poche

Very busy on the Resonance bits and bobs, but I thought I’d share with you the cover for the French Livre de Poche version of The Poison Throne (Le Royaumme Empoisonné) I love the idea of a pocket sized version … Continue reading

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A brief note from the depths of the editing well…

Semi related link added 08/03/2012: Cat Valente’s terrific article discussing publishing Semi related link, added 5/02/2012: Ewan Morrison’s interesting article exploring the possible consequences of what he calls the ‘selfpublishing e-bubble‘ If one more person sends me an Amanda Hocking link I … Continue reading

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Art for Alexandra

In 2009, Alexandra Trotsenko, a Russian artist living in Ireland, had her fingers cut off. This happened during the course of a vicious knife attack in her own home. The attacker has since been jailed for 16 years, but without expensive … Continue reading

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Deadline For Art Giveaway Draws Near

The Orbit Moorehawke Limited edition Art give away is drawing to a close, but you still have until November 30th if you would like to be in with a chance of wining a signed copy of ‘’Desecrate’. There are only … Continue reading

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