I am the author of "The 12 Burning Wheels." The sequel, "The 13 Secret Cities," is due out later in 2013.


Labyrinth Podcast

I am the host of The Labyrinth.


User Experience

I am a specialist in user experience, HCI and UI design.

16th Jul 2013

Labyrinth 51 – Mary Robinette Kowal

Hugo-award winning author, Mary Robinette Kowal is a novelist and professional puppeteer. Her debut novel Shades of Milk and Honey (Tor 2010) was nominated for the 2010 Nebula Award for Best Novel. Kowal...

03rd Jul 2013

Labyrinth 50 – “I have just f**ked and killed a Worm Queen.”

Today you get a bonus episode! This episode is to remind you of a couple of things I am giving away FREE copies of my book The 12 Burning Wheels...

01st Jul 2013
corpse reader

Experience ancient forensic science in Antonio Garrido’s The Corpse Reader

My piece on Antonio Garrido’s book The Corpse Reader is up at Ars Technica  Experience ancient forensic science in Antonio Garrido’s The Corpse Reader Crime novels complement summer the same...

01st Jul 2013

Labyrinth 49 – Dream Like A Boss with Ryan Hurd

In this episode of The Labyrinth, we welcome back sleep researcher and author Ryan Hurd to talk about his new book, Dream Like a Boss. This episode is dedicated to...

24th Jun 2013

UX post: Behind the scenes of Tumblr’s design process (at Ars Technica)

I took a behind-the-scenes tour of blogging giant Tumblr’s UX process. My piece is up at Ars Technica, and it includes a video piece I produced to accompany the article....

24th Jun 2013

Hear Caity McCardell read The Scryer and Tincture DRK-01 on the Run Barefoot Girl podcast

I want to tell you about one of the most amazing people out there. Caity McCardell, producer and creator of the Run Barefoot Girl podcast, is a woman full of...

18th Jun 2013

Labryinth 48 – Ken O’Neill

Ken O’Neill has been a physical culturist since 1959. He is a journalist and also co-host of the Physical Culture 2.0 podcast. In this episode, Ken talked to me about...

03rd Jun 2013

Labyrinth 47 – Jacqui Cheng

Journalist and writer Jacqui Cheng is back in The Labyrinth, and she’s got new stories about changes her life since she was last here. We talk about Jacqui’s new journalism...

27th May 2013

Labyrinth 46 – Pam Grossman

Pam Grossman is a writer and curator based in New York City. She is the co-founder of the Brooklyn arts and culture space Observatory. In her work, Pam specializes in...

19th May 2013

Labyrinth 45 – Rob “Fortress” Fortney and Lonnie Lowery

Lonnie Lowery, Ph. D, is an exercise physiologist, professor and a bodybuilder. Rob “Fortress” Fortney has been an editor for magazines like Muscle Intenrational, Peak training, among others. Rob is...