Craig Philip Peterson is currently working as a software engineering consultant in the greater Seattle area. He has held many diverse occupations including automobile mechanic, independent filmmaker, actor, chemist, electrical engineer, and software development engineer. He has always been interested in science, science fiction, and fantasy and has a large collection of books devoted to those subjects. Craig loves to draw and is responsible for all of the interior illustrations and the cover art. He holds degrees in physics and electrical engineering and lives in Washington State with his wife and son.