Peter T Phelps was born in Placerville, California in 1973. Except for one year he lived in the Foothills town once called Old Hangtown, which has a very large tie to the Gold Rush era. He currently resides in Rancho Cordova, California. He was an avid reader of science fiction and fantasy stories. In High School he decided that he wanted to begin to write his own. He also collected all his poems that were wrote and these works are posted here. Many of his works have a social responsibility message or theme.