Robert A. Sloan, author of Raven Dance is 53, disabled and has literary credits longer than his life story. He has written 38 novels, 250 articles and 50 short stories. "Crossthought on the Hatestream" appeared in gothic.net July 2002, his first pro fiction sale. "Satinism and Stitchcraft" sold to The Door Magazine and appeared in July 2003. How-To articles on art topics can be found at http://www.ehow.com, free to read. Current projects are editing "The Hunt" (fantasy) and writing "Street Sketching I: Portraits." :D Aristophenes Mr. Robert's Cat Sloan, Robert's Siamese sidekick, can be seen at http://robertsloan2.deviantart.com in his Gallery.