Steven Harper Piziks was born in Saginaw, Michigan, but he moved around a lot. Currently he lives with his wife and sons in Michigan. He’s also lived in Wisconsin and Germany and recently traveled to Ukraine to adopt children with his wife. His short fiction has appeared in Sword & Sorceress, Marion Zimmer Bradley’s Fantasy Magazine, Esther Friesner’s Chicks in Chainmail anthologies, and elsewhere. His novels include In the Company of Mind and Corporate Mentality, both science fiction published by Baen Books, and The Nanotech War, a Star Trek: Voyager novel.