R Jacques


A brand new author who writes in the sci-fi genre.

Born overseas in a military family and raised in Nebraska. Earned a B.S. in Geography from the University of Oklahoma. Served 4 years as a Navy Officer. For the last 20 plus years worked as a cartographer.

Smashwords Interview

Describe your desk
Controlled Chaos! It's a very basic 1 tier, corner desk in a small bedroom. In front of me is two 21 inch monitors for my primary computer. To my left are a scanner/printer and my internet radio streaming computer. To my right is another computer I use for sound editing and web posting.
Where did you grow up?
I grew up near in Bellevue, Nebraska which is south of Omaha.
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Where to find R Jacques online


Rasere's Awakening
Follow the exploits of Ms. GoSpeed Rasere, a sentient AI in a globe-sized simulation called Simvie Loko. From a simple servant to vigilante to explorer, experience her personal growth via trials and tribulations.
Rasere's War
Price: $2.99 USD.
We Built This City
Price: $2.99 USD.
The Bounding Main
Price: $2.99 USD.


Empire Denied
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,380. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Taking place nearly 5 years after the events of The Emperor's Reach we see the Tuscans, now branded as the New Roman Empire, strike back!
The Emperor's Reach
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,710. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Nine years after the events in the Rasere Awakening series the world of Simvie Loko has become a more dangerous place. The Tuscans have invaded Affenland, the island home of Grif Grasswalker, a sentient Gorilla. They’ve also forged an alliance with Rakistan and are busy building a new fleet of warships in their fabricator equipped shipyards. Finally, in the far east, The new city of Concordia, inh
Simvie Loko Vignettes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,080. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Nineteen short stories, vignettes, and cutting-room-floor scenes revolving around the world of my published Series: Rasere's Awakening. A world-building delight that fills in some of the blanks leading up to, during, and after the events of the series. (This book is best enjoyed by those who have read the series.)
The Bounding Main
Series: Rasere's Awakening, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,150. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
GoSpeed Rasere is trying to put her past behind her, but she can never elude her past actions. She signs up for a new opportunity to escape but must live among those who fear and despise her. Join Ms. Rasere on the expedition of a lifetime where a new threat is revealed to her kind and she is given the chance to redeem herself.
We Built This City
Series: Rasere's Awakening, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,150. Language: American English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two years after the War of Liberation in Rasere’s War, GoSpeed Rasere is looking for a change in her life. Island life has become boring so she decides to make her way to the fabled place called Bay City. There she encounters a danger from another time which the locals are helpless against. Will she step up to face the challenge herself? Who will help her if she does?
Rasere's War
Series: Rasere's Awakening, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
500 years in the future, the peaceful virtual world of Simvie Loko becomes the battleground between two opposing forces: The seemingly benevolent, world ruling AI, Gaiana, and its human opponents who seek more personal freedom. Caught in the middle is the sentient AI NPC, GoSpeed Rasere, who exists only to serve her human visitors. If Gaiana prevails, she and her fellow NPCs face extinction.