About Mike Shea

by Mike Shea on 20 May 2000

Updated 25 May 2013

Michael Erik Shea is a writer, gamer, and technologist living in Vienna, Virginia. Mike is the son of Yvonne Shea and Robert Joseph Shea, author of Illuminatus! and other novels.

Mike is the author of a few books including Seven Swords and Vrenna and the Red Stone and Other Tales. Mike also writes short stories.

Mike is a huge Dungeons and Dragons nerd. He runs Sly Flourish, a website and twitter feed dedicated to building better D&D dungeon masters. Mike wrote and self-published three books on Dungeons and Dragons; Sly Flourish's Dungeon Master Tips, Running Epic Tier D&D Games, and The Lazy Dungeon Master. He also writes freelance Dungeons and Dragons articles for Wizards of the Coast, the producer of Dungeons and Dragons.

In the past, Mike wrote home theater and DVD reviews at LiquidTheater.com and editorials and fan fiction for the massive online game, Everquest, at LoralCiriclight.com.

Mike can be contacted most often through email at mike@mikeshea.net and on Twitter at @mshea. Mike is on Steam, Xbox Live, Apple Game Center, and the Playstation Network at mshea01. He's also posts on Google Plus.

Mike's posts and internet ramblings are posted to his Autojournal and in his Life Backup.

Mike lives with his wife, Michelle Shea, and their dog, Jebu, in northern Virginia. Here are some of Mike's pictures.

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