of the Rune Sword
About the Author
So, who is Michael Ross Ault?
Submariner? At one time
Nuclear Technologist? For over a decade
Oracle Database Expert? For the foreseeable future
Technical Writer? Authored or co-authored 2 dozen technical
Scuba diver? As often as possible
Fiction Writer? Since he can remember
Fantasy Heros: Bradley, Norton, McCafferty to name a few
Mike was born in 1956, Raised when every rocket launch an
event and weaned on classic science fiction like Twilight Zone,
The Outer Limits and Ray Bradbury Theater Mike was soon
devouring every science fiction and fantasy novel in the school
libraries, public libraries and that he could buy.
Mike read Tolkien before it was cool.
Mike joined the Navy at age 17 and became a Navy Nuclear
Machinist Mate/ELT. After leaving the Navy Mike became a
Radiochemist at various nuclear plants.
In 1990 he switched careers and rapidly became a World
renowned expert with Oracle databases (don't believe it? Look
him up on Google!). Mike never forgot his love of fiction writing
and science fiction in general, writing short stories and longer
fiction whenever he had the chance. Mike lives in Georgia with
his wife of 42 years, Susan and near his two daughters and