Raven’s Work

Malley Says PlayWhile I mostly write science fiction and fantasy, occasionally I do venture into other genres such as young adult, mystery, and thriller. When I’m not writing fiction, I do guest posts/articles in a variety of places.

You can see my full bibliography here: http://www.ravenoak.net/books/full-bibliography

You can check out my short fiction here: http://www.ravenoak.net/books/short-fiction

You can check out my nonfiction here: http://www.ravenoak.net/books/nonfiction-articles

You can check out my musical projects here: http://www.ravenoak.net/books/musical-projects

To see my charity work, click here: http://www.ravenoak.net/books/12-months-of-charities

The best way to keep up on my projects, both writing and otherwise, is to Join the ConspiracyYou may even get the chance to become a beta reader.

Prosthetic arm w/ carbon nanotubing via Luke Skywalker.

Nonfiction Articles

Below is a list of ever-growing nonfiction articles about a variety of topics: Small essay in “Ursula K. Le Guin: A Brief Tribute” in Worldcon 76: San Jose 2018. Directly Proportional to Cats–Guest Article previously at Magnolia Chapter One. Now viewable HERE. World-Building is Everything–Guest Article at Coffintree Hill Siri-ous Dialogue–Guest Article at The Troll King …

Worldcon 76

Short Fiction

Below is a list of published short fiction by Raven Oak. “OL’ ST. NICK” & “THE RINGERS” First published in: Joy to the Worlds: Mysterious Speculative Fiction for the  Holidays collection Publication Date: 12/1/15 Publisher: Grey Sun Press Genre: “Ol’ St. Nick” is sci-fi/space opera. “The Ringers” is fantasy/fairy tale. All the stories in this anthology are cross-genre mystery and speculative fiction. “Q-BE” First published in: Untethered: A Magic  iPhone Anthology Publication Date: 10/1/16 Publisher: Cantina Publishing …

Full Bibliography

AVAILABLE IN PRINT & eBOOK FORMATS: ​ AMASKAN’S BLOOD, Book I of the Boahim Trilogy—Epic/Dark Fantasy. Available in trade paperback and eBook formats at bookstores worldwide from Grey Sun Press. Publication Date: 1/1/2016 ISBN:  978-0-9908157-0-9 (Print) 978-0-9908157-2-3 (eBook) For an excerpt, description, trivia, histories, maps, and more, click here. AWARDS: 2016 Ozma Fantasy Award Winner,  …

Walls, Boxes, & Jars

Musical Projects

Raven’s Musical Background & Projects I spent 3.5 years as a music composition/theory major in college, but my love of music predates that by a good fifteen years. When I was fairly young, I figured out I could play by ear (before this, I made up songs in my head all the time, but this …

12 Months of Charities

12 Months of Charities Charity work & volunteering have always been a part of my life. In middle school, I was the assistant activities director (volunteer position) at a retirement home for Alzheimer’s patients. In college, I ran several charity events for RAINN (I’m listed in their Corporate Partners at the bottom of the linked …