C L Spillard

I tell lies. Hundreds of them. With every story I write I bring you the most outrageous whoppers about made-up people doing things which have never been done and which are, on occasions, not even possible.

I was born in the UK’s West Country, just in time to endure last century’s coldest winter. As a child I lived in the USA at the height of the 'Space Race', filling my head with planets and rockets and lighting the fuse for a career in physics, in teams experimenting our way to profound truths about everything from electric motors to the weather.  

And physics is bursting with stories: about people, about what we want, and about where we're heading.

Some of the stories might even be true...