Steve K Smy was born in Ipswich, Suffolk - a picturesque part of England famed for being part of Constable Country, where the renowned artist John Constable worked and produced many of his finest paintings. He has lived virtually his whole life there. He started writing for pleasure when he was 13 years old, with a science fiction novel! Naturally, his writing was less dominant for many years, as he and his wife Jenny raised their three children to adulthood and independence. He returned to writing seriously in February 2012, following a long illness. Since then, he has written and published, in ebook format, several short stories and, in ebook and paperback formats, four novelettes and a novella. He has also been working on a major fantasy novel.
His published stories include tales in three series: the "Thief" series of fantasy short stories, the mixed genre "G1: The Guardians" series (two novelettes and a novella, to date) and the science fiction "Captain Henri Duschelle Stories" (a short story and two novelettes, so far). The novelettes and novella have now been published in paperback. Fans of the "G1: The Guardians" series should be aware that a novel (part four of the series) is going to be published very soon!
Mr Smy is also a blogger with a growing readership for his blog Imagineer-ing, Again, fans of the "G1: The Guardians" series will be happy to hear that they can find background information on the stories, especially the political shape of the world, in a special section of the blog site! His blog is available by subscription through Amazon.