Archibald, Alastair J.

Alastair is employed as the quality manager at an electronics company. In addition to writing, he is a keen guitarist, singer and songwriter, and he also enjoys playing pool. Alastair lives in southeast England. He began writing "A Mage in the Making" in 1992 while undertaking weekly business trips to France. The handwritten original, written in a piecemeal style, bears very little resemblance to the current version, In 2004, He joined and began again from scratch. By August, he had finished the book and began to write "Weapon of the Guild." At the end of the year, he became Fanstory's Author of the Year. Having spent twelve years writing "Mage", he began to write on a regular basis, and he has written a further five books since then.