Steampunk

On the punkery of steam

This was an article I was asked to write for a college mag recently, asking me for a writer’s perspective . . . (Read More)


Calling Bollocks

So the Mad Hatter (@MadHatterReview) sent me a link to an article over at Tor.com the other day, saying he’d . . . (Read More)


A History of Steampunk, Part 6: Conclusions

In Part 5, I did the chit and chat about Steampunk’s rise through the 90’s and early 00’s, and it’s . . . (Read More)


A History of Steampunk, Part 5: Evolution

In Part 4 (if you’re wondering how long can I draw this thing out for, believe me, I’m wondering the . . . (Read More)


A History of Steampunk – Part 4: Codification

In Part 3, I wrote about the Steampunk’s resurgence in the field of motion pictures and its decline in the . . . (Read More)


A History of Steampunk – Part 3: Exploration

In Part 2, I wrote about Steampunk’s origins in the Historical Fictions of the 19th century and its great-granddaddies (Verne, . . . (Read More)


A History of Steampunk, Part 2 – Origins

Not surprisingly, Steampunk’s origins lie in the very time period in which most contemporary Steampunk is set – the middle . . . (Read More)


A History of Steampunk, Part 1 – Definitions

Before one can delve too far into the history of what we know as Steampunk, the sensible thing to do . . . (Read More)