Rob Shackleford


An English-born Australian, Rob Shackleford has lived in New Zealand and Papua New Guinea, with a varied career that has included Customs Officer, Scuba Instructor, College Teacher and management roles in too many places.
With degrees in the Arts and Business, he is mad keen on travel, Scuba diving, Family History, martial arts, astronomy, and playing Djembe and Congas.
Rob is father of two and lives on Australia’s Gold Coast.

Smashwords Interview

What inspires you to get out of bed each day?
To risk a cliche - Life lets me get up each morning. Every day is a beautiful thing that lets me learn more, see more and take a step in the direction of my desires and goals. I am fortunate to live where and with whom I want, so I have that advantage.
When you're not writing, how do you spend your time?
I am fortunate in that I have experienced a life change where I can write all day if I want. However when not writing, or going through the marketing process for books, I engage in research, or enjoy the outdoors, which means getting into the surf or the surrounds at where I live.
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Where to find Rob Shackleford online


Traveller Inceptio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 199,440. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
If you were sent a thousand years into the past, would you survive? With the accidental development of the Transporter, university researchers determine that the device sends any subject one thousand years into the past. Or is it into a possible past? The enigmatic Transporter soon becomes known as a Time Machine, but with limitations. An audacious research project is devised to use the Transporte

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