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Welcome to the chronicle of Mark Webb’s attempts to be an author specialising in speculative fiction.

You can find out a little about me, see what I’m working on at the moment, check out what I’m reading and watching or look at some links to other websites that I’ve found useful as a writer getting started. Please leave some comments on any posts in the news or musings areas of the site or leave general comments over at the contact page.

A list of my published work can be found on the bibliography page.

(This site is also an affiliate for the Australian speculative fiction magazine Dimension6. You can download the latest issues here or look under the Links menu item above)


Some recent, still relevant posts

Dimension6 2018 Annual Collection

Created November 6, 2018. Last modified November 7, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

You might remember that my novella, The Reclaimers, that was published earlier in the year in issue 13 of Dimension6. Each year, Keith Stevenson, the editor, creates a collection of all the stories from that year.

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The Regersek Zone (a story)

Created October 22, 2018. Last modified October 27, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

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What’s shakin’? – July, August and September 2018

Created October 8, 2018. Last modified October 10, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

What have you been looking at lately?

TV

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Dimension6 Issue 15 out now

Created October 6, 2018. Last modified October 6, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

The latest issue of Dimension6 is out now, a free Australian magazine of speculative fiction. You can get your copy at the Couer de Lion website, or download a copy here.

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Matters Arising for the Identification of the Body by Simon Petrie – a review

Created July 9, 2018. Last modified July 9, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

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What’s shakin’? – June 2018

Created July 8, 2018. Last modified July 9, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

So, what have I been up to in June, culture consumed wise?

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Dimension6 Issue 14 out now

Created July 6, 2018. Last modified July 8, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

The latest issue of Dimension6 is out now, a free Australian magazine of speculative fiction. You can get your copy at the Couer de Lion website, or download a copy here.

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Crossroads of Canopy by Thoraiya Dyer – a review

Created May 19, 2018. Last modified May 19, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

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The Reclaimers – out now in Dimension6 #13

Created April 5, 2018. Last modified April 6, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

Well, it has finally happened. My novella, “The Reclaimers”, is available in issue 13 of Dimension6.

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Faerie Apocalypse by Jason Franks – a review

Created April 1, 2018. Last modified April 1, 2018. 0 comments. Top.

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Swarm and Nexus by Deborah Biancotti, Margo Lanagan and Scott Westerfeld – a review

Created December 17, 2017. Last modified December 17, 2017. 0 comments. Top.

I recently read the second two books in the Zeroes trilogy by Deborah Biancotti, Margo Lanagan and Scott Westerfeld (Swarm and Nexus). Long time blog readers might recall that I read, and enjoyed, the first book in the series a while back.

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Rewatching DS9 – Season 2

Created December 10, 2017. Last modified December 10, 2017. 0 comments. Top.

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Rewatching DS9 – Season 1

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‘Narration Blues’ stars in the AntiSF radio show Abnorba

Last modified July 16, 2017. 0 comments. Top.


Den of Wolves by Juliet Marillier (Blackthorn and Grim Book 3) – a review

Last modified April 5, 2017. 0 comments. Top.