Mercedes Lackey is the New York Times best-selling author of the Bardic Voices series and the Serrated Edge series (both Baen), the Heralds of Valdemar series, and many more. Among her popular Baen titles are The Fire Rose, The Lark and the Wren, and The Shadow of the Lion (with Eric Flint and Dave Freer). She lives in Oklahoma.
Steve Libby was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. He has worked as a graphic designer, a teacher of computer graphics, a web designer, and occasionally plays guitar with a seven-piece funk band.
Cody Martin is originally from Scottsdale, Arizona, and currently resides in Florida where he's a self-described anarchist and avid gamer.
Dennis Lee was born in Seoul, Korea and grew up in Canada. He has a degree in pharmacology and is a cell biologist when not writing.