R. L. Copple is a father to three children, a husband since 1982, and lives in the Texas Hill Country. His interest in speculative fiction started at an early age, after reading "Runaway Robot" by Lester Del Ray. Many others followed by Asimov, Bradbury, Heinlein, Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, among others. He has written for religious purposes but started writing speculative fiction in 2005. Infinite Realities-- http://www.rlcopple.com/published.php?ic=IR_Page --marks his first book, a fantasy novella. A 2007 NaNo novel, Transitional Realities-- http://www.rlcopple.com/published.php?ic=TR_Page --was published in March 2009. Fiery Realities is expected to be out around December 1, 2010. Other novels are in the editing stages. He has been published in several magazines. More info can be found at author's web site, http://www.rlcopple.com.
- Marble Falls, TX
- Chanting, podcasting, audio production, music.
- Favorite noveling music:
- The Monkees
- Favorite books or authors:
- Runaway Robot, Lord of the Rings, Foundations, Narnia Series, among others., C. S. Lewis, J. R. Tolkien, Lester Del Ray, Issac Asimov, among others