Brent Knowles was a game designer at BioWare for ten years (Baldur’s Gate 2, Neverwinter Nights, Dragon Age: Origins), during most of which he was a Lead Designer/Creative Director.
Now he writes full time. He has had over twenty short stories and articles published, in various magazines and anthologies, including The Journal of Unlikely Entomology, Perihelion Science Fiction, Abyss and Apex, Neo-Opsis, and On Spec.
In 2009 Brent placed first in the third quarter of the Writer’s of the Future Contest with his story ‘Digital Rights’.
Read here for a bit more about Brent.
Brent also writes software, including the open source writing environment YourOtherMind.
If you’d like to see Brent’s acceptance speech at the Writers of the Future ceremony, it is here.