The Daemon Boat Author Bio

Professor Hyram Voltage is the nom de plume of the Steampunk author of The Daemon Boat. The Professor was born in the Sonoran Desert near the Mexican boarder. After graduating from college, like a good desert rat, he secured a job with the U.S. Navy as an civilian engineer and now lives close enough to the Pacific ocean in California coast to hear the fog horns sound and the sea lions bark. You can contact the Professor at

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When not writing books the Professor can be found in the Klystronia Institute of Natural Philosophy workshop fabricating fantastical mechanical devices or using his wireless set to prowl the luminiferous aether emissions of 40, 6, or 2 meters. And, if the fancy strikes him, you will find him globe trotting in search of solar eclipses or other phenomenon.