Travis I Sivart lives in a state of constant flux between Richmond, VA and Washington, DC with his two cats and his son. He began writing in his early teens and his creativity flourished with the help of fantasy role-playing games. He continues to craft lives of characters in the same world he brought to life almost thirty years ago. Travis has written and published editorials on manners, pipe smoking, and medieval re-enactment, as well as poetry. He has published short stories in anthologies, and usually writes in the Steampunk, Horror, Science Fiction, or Medieval Fantasy genres.
Here are thirteen eerie tales plus a couple of true encounters, to chill the spine on a gloomy autumn evening. All items are donated and profits from this book, the fourth in the Crimson Cloak charity Anthologies series, go to World Child Cancer, helping children worldwide survive this scariest of diseases. Enjoy!
Travis I. Sivart draws on his lifetime of helping others to offer his personal guidelines for enjoying life. This book presents twenty seven thoughts on helping create happiness in your personal life, success in your professional life, and even manage depression on a daily basis by suggesting ways to improve and maintain your mental, physical, and emotional well being.
Automatons and airships, bustles and beasts, corsets and curses, dandies and dastardly deeds, all await you as you explore the cultures which evolved into a Steampunk industrial civilization. Enjoy a savory sampler of Steampunk society and sinister scenarios to whet your appetite for the author's upcoming full length novel.