About Ron


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 first novel, Typhoon Time, available from WordFire press, is an Amazon.ca #1 bestseller in Time Travel.

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 is a Quora most viewed author in Astronomy and Planetary Science, with over 1,300,000 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  When Words Collide festival, a former board member of the Canadian Science-Fiction and Fantasy Association, a member of SFWA, SFCanada and IFWA.

Originally from Israel, Ron is living with his loving wife and two children in Calgary, Alberta. Ron is currently working on his second novel.



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