(1955- ) Legal name of US artist and writer who published his first story, "Dragon Touched", in Dragons of Light (anth 1980) ed Orson Scott Card. DS has published two volumes of The War of the Dragons: The Sorcery Within (1985) and The Schemes of Dragons (1989). His short stories have appeared widely; some have been announced as parts of longer works in progress. [GF]
other works: Earthly Pleasures (coll 1996) as by Reed Manning, erotic sf and fantasy.