RON S. FRIEDMAN is a 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 sold his first novel to WordFire Press.
Ron was a presenter and a panelist at When Words Collide, Con-version, Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo and VCON.
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.