Chen Tzu


Stephen Chensue, M.D., Ph.D. is a Professor and physician-scientist at the University of Michigan with interests ranging from shamanic healing to nanotechnology. He is the author of numerous scientific publications in the field of Immunology. His non-scientific works include both poetry and novels. The thematic interest of his fiction is the collision of the mystical-fantastic with the material-scientific. He publishes under the pen name Chen Tzu in memory of his Chinese great grandfather.

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The Shield of Shambala
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Tibetan Buddhist mythology comes to life in this tale of an epic battle to defend humanity’s path to enlightenment. Gesar Despa awakes in the sacred valley of Shambala on the eve of a war between its defenders and an alliance of rebel god-demons. He traverses the Buddhist realms of existence to save Ane, a beautiful dakini captain, aided by a Navajo doctor and a group of mysterious monks.
The Lucifer Spore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 107,530. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015 by Chen Tzu. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Astrobiologist, Ravi Lakshmi, discovers nine capsules of extraterrestrial origin in Antarctica. When they are found to contain alien spores, the discovery draws the attention of the military, a secret society of women and a cabal of wealthy men. The spores grow into psychoactive mushrooms. A struggle to control the discovery brings together Ravi and Manisha Roy who must reveal the aliens' purpose.