Jonathan Swords-Holdsworth – JSH – is an Australian author of Slipstream and hard Science Fiction. Having grown up in the city of Melbourne's suburbia, JSH now lives in the Australian bush with his partner and a small menagerie of animals and wildlife. A former musician, software engineer and computer scientist by training, he has shifted back to writing full time. His other passions include astronomy, photography and travel.
Here are five ultra-modern stories by Australian author Jonathan Swords-Holdsworth. Covering subjects from electronics and bio-tech to deep metaphysics, and locations from Australia, Europe and Asia to beyond our world, these tales embrace both the new genre of 'Slipstream' and of hard, near-future Science Fiction, as their characters pull you into the unexpected.