Chuck is the author of the published novels: BLACKBIRDS, MOCKINGBIRD, UNDER THE EMPYREAN SKY, BLUE BLAZES, DOUBLE DEAD, BAIT DOG, DINOCALYPSE NOW, BEYOND DINOCALYPSE AND GODS & MONSTERS: UNCLEAN SPIRITS. He also the author of the soon-to-be-published novels: THE CORMORANT, BLIGHTBORN (Heartland Book #2), HEARTLAND Book #3, DINOCALYPSE FOREVER, FRACK YOU, and THE HELLSBLOOD BRIDE. Also coming soon is his compilation book of writing advice from his blog: THE KICK-ASS WRITER, coming from Writers Digest.
He, along with writing partner Lance Weiler, is an alum of the Sundance Film Festival Screenwriter’s Lab (2010). Their short film, Pandemic, showed at the Sundance Film Festival 2011, and their feature film HiM is in development with producers Ted Hope and Anne Carey. Together they co-wrote the digital transmedia drama Collapsus, which was nominated for an International Digital Emmy and a Games 4 Change award.
Chuck has contributed over two million words to the game industry, and was the developer of the popular Hunter: The Vigil game line (White Wolf Game Studios / CCP). He was a frequent contributor to The Escapist, writing about games and pop culture.
Much of his writing advice has been collected in various writing- and storytelling-related e-books.
He currently lives in the forests of Pennsyltucky with wife, two dogs, and tiny human.
Books:The Raptor & the Wren, February 2018
Miriam Black #5
Invasive, June 2017
Mass Market Paperback
Thunderbird, March 2017
Aftermath: Star Wars, September 2015
Zer0es, August 2015
Gods and Monsters: Unclean Spirits, May 2013