TS Hottle has been a writer for twenty years. As Jim Winter, he is the author of the Nick Kepler series and the forthcoming novel, Holland Bay, due out in November, 2021 from Down & Out Books.
Under TS, he has written the Compact Universe, a series of science fiction stories loosely connected and set within a human future where immortality is a medical procedure and FTL travel is changing rapidly.
The Compact Universe exposed TS to the art of developmental editing as he worked with editor extraordinaire, Stacy Robinson. As his career progressed, he began editing for a branding consultant and turned his attention to fiction editing.
He lives in Cincinnati with his wife Candy.