An American science fiction writer who wrote beneath the pseudonym of Philip Lawson, he’s particularly known for The Steampunk Trilogy. His additional works consist of Joe’s Liver organ, Muskrat Courage, and Cosmocopia. Early in his profession, he published a brief tale collection entitled Destroy All Brains! His 2002 novella, ANNUALLY within the Linear Town, was nominated for both World Dream Award as well as the Hugo Award. He was created in Providence, Rhode Isle. He later joined up with The Turkey Town Writers’ Workshop, a Texas-based business of technology fiction writers. He published a sequel to some work by British comics article writer, Alan Moore.