Mingus Casey

Biography

Mingus Casey is a Kiwi speculative fiction author.
When 16, he placed 3rd in the first New Zealand Listener/ITAG Internet Fiction competition, using a pen name.

Later, Mingus studied creative fiction (The Iowa Workshop, taught by Arda Collins) at the International Institute of Modern Letters at Victoria University in Wellington.

Smashwords Interview

Do you remember the first story you ever wrote?
It was sooo long ago... I was maybe 5 or 6 years old. The books are long gone.
What is your writing process?
I am fueled by coffee :)
I sit down and express myself.
Read more of this interview.

Where to find Mingus Casey online


Books

Perfect Crime
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,640. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A team of materialist hackers cooperate to rip off an arms dealing multinational corporation. Along the way, intrigue, sex, and advanced hacking methods.
Digital Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Trapped inside a dying reality, a man set on survival makes a desperate search for a way out.
Smart Bomb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What's it like to flow through hyperspace? An avenging angel swims through the unknowable to get revenge against pure evil.
Fairy Dust
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A boy struggles to escape an orphanage where fantastic, surreal and evil things happen. Based loosely on mind control experiments conducted in Canada in the 1950's, disguised as foreign medical aid.
Flight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In a future where corporate conflict and industrial espionage continues long after petrol has gone, resources flow, people still move, and there are still unknowns worth exploring. Action, extreme sports, and criminal activities.
Mr Cool
You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(3.00)
Mr Cool is the perfect consumer. Understanding him is my job.
Timmy the Memory Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(3.00)
Near-future cyberpunk grunge; In a future where the purest drug is the memories of others, an addicted freak becomes obsessed with harvesting unique human experience from the minds of others.

Mingus Casey's tag cloud

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