• Once I get this Uni crap out of the way, I'm going to focus my efforts on short stories and an idea for a novel I have (Curtains, Please).

General details

  • DexterBateman

  • Rockhampton, Australia

  • James

  • University of New England

  • Male

  • English

In short

  • High school tutor, currently studying economics. Don't let that put you off, I really am that boring.

  • Regional Australia doesn't lend itself too much to fame. I did once write a letter to a small American radio show that got read out, but I think they were small enough that they read out everything they got sent that wasn't to do with penis enlargement.

My Favorites: Reading and Writing

  • Fiction: Humor/Satire, Mystery, Political, Thriller/Suspense

    Non-Fiction: Computing & Internet, Humor, Memoir/Narrative Non-fiction, Philosophy, Politics & Current Affairs, Popular Science, Science

  • Killing Floor, Fight Club, Survivor, Lunar Park, McCarthy's Bar, Labyrinths
  • Godel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas Hofstadter
  • In bed on a stormy night, with nothing but a small booklight to illuminate the wondrous pages of a good book.
  • Fiction: Humor/Satire, Thriller/Suspense

  • Chuck Palahniuk, Bret Easton Ellis, Pete McCarthy, Ben Elton, Jeff Lindsay, Stephen Fry, Douglas Adams, Douglas Hofstadter, Jorge Luis Borges