Human-shaped, simian-obsessed, robot-fighting, pirate-hearted, storytelling junkie, MARK A. RAYNER (The Amadeus Net) is actually Canadian.

By day, Mark teaches his bemused students at the The University of Western Ontario, how to construct digital images, Web sites, and viable information architectures that will not become self-aware and destroy all humans. By night he is a writer of short stories, novels, squibs, and other drivel. (Some pure, and some quite tainted with meaning.)

More here.