If you want to know more about the guy running this website, here’s the deal…
I’m just another guy with a day job and a dream, a long-haired metalhead with delusions of erudition who writes scifi/fantasy/heavy metal pastiches and codes for a living.
I’m the author of several novels, among them Starbreaker, Without Bloodshed, and Silent Clarion. I’ve also written short stories like
The Milgram Battery and
I’m currently working on a new novel tentatively titled When You Don’t See Me.
I currently live in the eastern United States with my wife and cats. I’m entirely too fond of loud music, spicy food, terrible jokes, obscure allusions, and melodrama for anybody’s good—least of all my own.
I use old computers. My desktop PC was manufactured in 2012 and my laptop in 2007; both are secondhand machines that I upgraded myself. I run OpenBSD on my PC and use it to write, listen to music, and work on this website. Here’s a screenshot.
If you care about text editors: I use
for composition and
vi for revision. When I’m
feeling especially masochistic, I use
Note: weak vs. fire/lightning, strong vs. cold/wind, nullifies holy, and reflects dark
This is the short version. I’ve omitted the name of my current employer for discretion’s sake. Emails from tech recruiters will be summarily deleted.
|a large US consultancy firm||2015-present|
|Computer Aid, Inc.||2010-2011|
|Conduit Internet Technologies||2009-2010|
|Quality Data Service, Inc.||2000-2009|
- Any opinions I post on this website are my own unless otherwise attributed.
- I do not represent my employers on this website.
- I don’t speak for anybody but myself.