Trevor Schmidt

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TREVOR SCHMIDT has worked as a retail bookseller, acquisitions editor, program director, project manager, operations manager for an energy bar company, and as a radio and satellite communications technician for the U.S. Air Force and NV Air National Guard. His primary passion, however, has always been writing. Trevor’s 6 novels and 2 stories explore the constructs of reality and the fragility of the human psyche. His satiric wit often flavors his writing, drawing parallels to his literary heroes, Kurt Vonnegut and Philip K. Dick. He earned his B.A. in English from Oregon State University and MBA from the University of Nevada, Reno. Now, he mostly educates himself by devouring a plethora of books, mostly in the form of science fiction, histo ...more

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Trevor Schmidt The Corsair Uprising Series is definitely on the softer side (meaning less grounded in physics), but not quite to the level of Star Wars. Liberties…moreThe Corsair Uprising Series is definitely on the softer side (meaning less grounded in physics), but not quite to the level of Star Wars. Liberties are certainly taken to make the plot more exciting and add new challenges for my characters. It is worth mentioning that a lot of the technology used by the alien races in The Corsair Uprising Series seems like magic to my human characters, because they can't comprehend the physics of it. This is intentional and is meant to add some spice. Happy reading!(less)
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Memory Leak

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Replica: A Short Story

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The Sword Maker's Seal

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Jesus Christ, Vampire

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The Chosen: A Novelette

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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Today I thought I'd do something a bit different from my usual posts. I've read a lot of interviews with authors out there on the Interweb and so I thought I'd try my hand at my own sort of interview using a combination of questions from Twitter and a few good questions I found online. To ask questions for future question and answer sessions, tweet me @TrevorSSchmidt and use the #AskTrevor hash... Read more of this blog post »
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Mariℓina Happy 2016, filled with love, happiness and a little bit of luck!





Rebecca Hello Trevor, thank you for becoming my friend:)


Trevor The first in my science fiction series is free for one day only! Grab a copy while you can. http://www.amazon.com/Azure-Key-Corsa...


Dennis Lid Impressive portfolio - keep on writing. I look forward to reading some of your works and invite you to review my website at Lid's Lair.

Dennis Lid


Brigitte Thank you Trevor. Good to meet you. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year :)


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Blak Rayne Nice to meet you, Trevor! All the best. :D


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