RON S. FRIEDMAN is a Calgary Herald #1 Bestseller Author and Best Short Fiction finalist in the 2016 Aurora Awards, Canada’s premier Science-Fiction and Fantasy awards.
Ron’s short stories have appeared in Galaxy’s Edge, Daily Science Fiction, and in other magazines and anthologies. Ron co-edited three anthologies and he received ten Honorable Mentions in Writers of the Future Contest, which have appeared in his short stories collection ESCAPE VELOCITY.
Ron’s first novel will be released by WordFire Press.
Ron is a Quora most viewed author in Astronomy and Planetary Science, with over 600,000 views.
Ron was a presenter and a panelist at When Words Collide, Con-version, Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo and VCON, and he is an alumni of the Launchpad Astronomy workshop: Improving Science Literacy through Words and Media.
Winner of the Aurora Awards – Fan Related category, Ron is on the board of directors of the Canadian Science-Fiction and Fantasy Association, and When Words Collide festival. He is also a member of SFWA, SFCanada, IFWA and Toastmasters International.
Originally from Israel, Ron is living with his loving wife and two children in Calgary, Alberta. Ron is currently working on his second novel.