Robert G. Male resides in small town southern Ontario, Canada. He lives in many different worlds online, IRL, and in his head. He is a web designer, blogger, author, visual artist, role-playing game designer, reviewer, publisher, music composer, and all around creative sort.
His writing areas include horror, science fiction, cyberpunk, art, science, and technology including the Internet. He creates his visual art using 3D computer
generated scenes, postproduction editing, composite pictures combining multiple sources, colour alterations, and text art.
Robert is the owner, creator, and one man show behind R.M.T.P. Co. Online R.M.T.P. Co. designs websites, creates content for the web, and does consultation work. In the local area it provides services such as house calls to repair software ills on computers, and scans photo albums on CDs. The content R.M.T.P. Co. creates include several blogs such as R.G. Male's Dark Corners, TechStop, WraithStop, Atramentus Gloaming, Bob's Reviews, and of course Learning Dark Arts.
WraithStop and Learning Dark Arts are outlets of Battered Spleen Productions a division of R.M.T.P. Co. Battered Spleen Productions in addition to hosting these blogs also maintains a Knowledge Base based upon all of the blogs, reviews, and research of Robert G. Male. The site is also the new home of the R.M.T.P. Co. Bookstore. The new Battered Spleen Productions Bookstore sells the currently available works of Robert G. Male including an e-book short story collection and a free sample audio-book. More books will become available as they are published.
The audio-book is a complete short story. The story was edited, voiced, and recorded by Robert G. Male. The audio file, in mp3 format also boasts two musical interludes composed and recorded by Robert G. Male. Music has always been one of his passions and these pieces of music are just the first of what will be several forays into the world of musical composition for Battered Spleen Productions and R.M.T.P. Co.