The Optimist’s Umbrella is the home for the creative works of William Brust, a writer from Atlanta, Georgia in the United States. In addition to writing, he is also skilled at cooking omelets, changing tires, and making people laugh. He’s currently working on his  fantasy novel, The Emerald Sword (no relation to the Rhapsody of Fire album of the same name).

Current Progress:

Behind schedule, but continuing apace.
You can tweet the author @MrWBrust, but beware. He is from space.

We update sometimes!