About David Alastair Hayden

David Alastair Hayden is the author of the Storm Phase series, the Arthur Paladin Chronicles, and other fantasy adventure novels. 

He lives in Alabama, along with his delightful wife and three lovely cats. 

David studied history, literature, and religion at the University of Alabama. 

He enjoys watching American football and playing Dungeons & Dragons and Warhammer 40,000. 

David writes his first drafts using fountain pens and collects vintage manual typewriters, mostly from the 1950's. His favorite typewriter is his Royal Portable from 1929. His favorite fountain pen is a basic Pilot Metropolitan. His notebooks of choice are made by Clairefontaine.