Timothy C. Ward is an aspiring Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror writer recently given Honorable Mention in the Writers of the Future Contest. His first publishing credit will be the short story, “Cornhusker: Demon Gene,” to be released in the upcoming Monsters! anthology by A Flame in the Dark. The first novel he plans to release, Kaimerus Deception, is described as “Firefly crashes on Avatar and wakes up 28 Days Later.” After that, he’ll return to his Deals with the Dead series: zombies, burial mounds and the stewards that influence the scourge of small town Iowa. In between writing, he blogs, reviews books and podcasts with other authors on his AudioTim podcast and live streaming on his You Tube Channel. He can be found on Twitter as @timothycward, on Facebook (Author Page), and his website.
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- Honorable Mention for Writers of the Future Contest
- “Cornhusker: Demon Gene” in Monsters! anthology by A Flame in the Dark
- Council Member of HolyWorlds.org
- Book Reviewer and Interviewer at SF Signal
- Member of Port Yonder Press’s Team PYP
Stranded on a planet with telepaths and a large colony of future slaves, Yuman Re is offered the role of General over the colony or wallow in prison. Choosing the role of General reveals dark secrets and sets the rebels hunting for his head. Stopping the man in power could cost Yuman his freedom, sanity, or even his life. But if he doesn’t, the whole colony might be swept away at the hands of an evil tyrant.