Jody Royer is a writer, reader and book reviewer of Sci-Fi and Mystery novels. Stemming from a professional background in IT, Jody’s personal library is made up of Science & Technology works in both the fiction and nonfiction genres.
It’s safe to say that technology has been a focus for Jody Royer, both personally and professionally, for as long as he can remember. Growing up, Royer spent a lot of his time playing video games, reading sci fi novels and building custom computers. Today, he keeps up with the latest tech products, including the current best practices in Information Technology (IT) to diagnose any problems that come up. But the truth is, Jody’s passion for science and technology began in fiction. He always found himself drawn to the stories that featured out-of-this-world tech. At least at the time anyway! Now, so many of the science fiction technologies that fascinated Jody as a kid have become everyday items in the real world. From smartwatches to self-driving cars, the list goes on of SciFi props that have become real tech in our world today! So in that way, his passions for science and technology and literature crossover.
Jody Royer is a professional in IT. Somewhat inspired by his love of science fiction, Jody has always enjoyed working on computers. On a freelance basis, Jody repairs and builds hardware for both Mac and Windows devices. An expert in diagnosing software problems, he has assessed virtually every type of functionality and efficiency computer issue and strives to find a solution every time.
On his own blog, Jody Royer writes reviews and critiques of Science Fiction / Sci-Fi and Mystery lit. He also provides an IT professional’s insight in his discussions of books focused on real world technology. Some of his all-time favorite contemporary authors include Neil Gaiman, Stephen King, Kim Stanley Robinson and Robert Charles Wilson. Stay tuned for Jody Royer Reviews, a literary review series.