The Saga Of Davi Rhii

Read Excerpts from my debut novel "The Worker Prince." A Barnes & Noble Book Club's Years Best SF 2011, Honorable Mention
Click here -- for full info

Book 2, THE RETURNING is here!!!!
Click here -- for full info

Editorial Services

Great editing helps sell books! Let me help you! For more click: Click here

"I found many of his suggestions invaluable and I am confident that my manuscript is better since he edited and critiqued it for me.” ~ Ellen C. Maze, author

#sffwrtcht

Upcoming guests on #sffwrtcht

5/07/14—Doug Hulick
5/14/14—Ben Bova
5/21/14—Jodi McIsaac
5/28/14— Elizabeth Moon
6/04/14—Paul Goat Allen
6/11/14—Gail Z. Martin
6/18/14—Greg Van Eekhout
6/25/14—Kevin J. Anderson
7/02/14—Scott Lynch
7/09/14—Kat Richardson

BTS author photo 2Bio:

Bryan Thomas Schmidt is an author and editor of adult and children’s speculative fiction. His debut novel, The Worker Prince received Honorable Mention on Barnes & Noble Book Club’s Year’s Best Science Fiction Releases for 2011. His first children’s books, 102 More Hilarious Dinosaur Books For Kids and Abraham Lincoln: Dinosaur Hunter- Land Of Legends appeared from Delabarre Publishing in 2012. His short stories have appeared in magazines, anthologies and online. He edited the anthologies Space Battles: Full Throttle Space Tales #6 for Flying Pen Press, Beyond The Sun for Fairwood Press, Raygun Chronicles: Space Opera For a New Age for Every Day, and Shattered Shields with coeditor Jennifer Brozek for Baen Books (forthcoming).  He is currently working on Gaslamp TerrorsMission Tomorrow: A New Century Of Exploration (BAEN), Galactic Games (BAEN), Enabled, and several others.  He hosts #sffwrtcht (Science Fiction and Fantasy Writer’s Chat) Wednesdays at 9 pm ET on Twitter.

As editor, he has edited books for Grail Quest Books, Delabarre Publishing and authors including Andy Weir, whose debut The Martian hit number 6 on the New York Times Bestsellers list in 2014, Leon C. Metz , Ellen C. Maze, David Mark Brown, and more.

His short stories have appeared in Residential Aliens, Tales Of The Talisman, Digital Dragon Magazine, and the anthologies Space Battles: Full Throttle Space Tales 6, Wandering Weeds: Tales Of Rabid Vegetation, and Of Fur and Fire.

Bryan can be found online at Facebook, on Twitter as @BryanThomasS and @sffwrtcht and via his website.

Louie and Amelie

Threes (& a few extras cause I hate rules):

THREE NAMES I GO BY

  • Bryan Thomas
  • Bry
  • Well, there is a third, but my twin sister calls me that and frankly, this blog is family friendly so I’ll keep it to myself.

THREE JOBS I’VE HAD IN MY LIFE

  • Church musician
  • Technical Writer
  • Production Assistant

THREE PLACES I’VE LIVED

  • Salina, Kansas
  • Saint Louis, Missouri
  • Los Angeles, California

THREE TV SHOWS I WATCH

  • New Girl
  • Merlin
  • Parenthood

THREE OF MY FAVORITE FOODS

  • Steak (especially Picanha, a unique cut I get only in Brazil)
  • Enchiladas (my go to food to rate a new Mexican restaurant)
  • Oreos (don’t tell Sandra Wickham or my Mom, they’ll kill me!)

THREE FAVORITE DRINKS

  • Strawberry Margaritas (and I make killer ones, too!)
  • Chocolate milk
  • Cherry Limeade
[Sadly I am not allowed to eat any of the six much because due to health reasons.I want a long career and a long life, so sacrifices must be made.]

THREE FAVORITE BANDS (I have a lot more than three!!!)

  • Kansas (for more than just its name being my home state)
  • John Denver
  • B.J. Thomas

THREE FAVORITE THINGS TO DO

  • Jam with my guitar or keyboard/write songs/produce
  • Write
  • Social Media (I love my online friends and my time with them)

THREE THINGS I HATE

  • People With No Respect For Anyone Different Than Them
  • Popping Balloons
  • Dishonesty (Especially if you’re dishonest with yourself)
  • People Who Don’t Buy My Books (What? Ok it’s four, but I have to eat…)

THINGS I CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT

  • My imagination
  • Music
  • Food and water are kind of a must too
  • Books
  • My babies (dogs)
  • RSS
  • Delicious
  • Digg
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Linkedin

From my blog...

Guest Post: Your...

Since I am doing a guest Write Tip ...

An Alternative To...

I respect George R.R. Martin as a writer. ...

Write Tip: 12...

I've spent a lot of time studying and ...

Genre Favorites Blogfest:...

Well today my friend Alex Cavanaugh is hosting: Genre ...

The Importance Of...

My friend and fellow editor Kat Heckenbach asked ...

Twitter updates

No public Twitter messages.