About

Andy Lex Bain is a 32 year young writer who resides in Tasmania. He enjoys writing, reading, writing video game reviews, gaming, writing fiendish campaigns for his roleplaying club "The Blades of Valour", cosplaying, bushwalking and watching movies, DVDs and anime. He aspires to be a full-time published author and basically spends his days slaving away at his computer ShadowLord.

His writing career began basically whilst watching classic fantasy movies such as The Never Ending Story and Labyrinth, and playing old roleplaying games like HeroQuest. He was then inspired to create his own fictional world and write stories to take place within it.

His favourite genres to read are : Heroic Fantasy and High Fantasy.

His favourite books include: The Broken Sword by Poul Anderson, Perdido Street Station by China Mieville, Elric of Melnibone by Michael Moorcock, Darker Than You Think by Jack Williamson, Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien, anything by C.L. Werner and many others.

In addition to his writing, he is also the local Squall cosplayer and has a number of gameplay vids.

Interests: fantasy, writing, reading, video games, bushwalking, girls, hanging out with friends, movies, DVDs, music, rpgs, astronomy, anime, and sleeping.

Current writing project:

I am currently editing my novel manuscript, called Starshard: The Seventh Gate. I am also submitting short stories to magazines for publication.

Reviews of my stories on Wattpad are always welcome and I will definitely return the favour :)

My inspiration:
Pinterest http://www.pinterest.com/aefion/
Deviant Art http://aefyn.deviantart.com/

Gaming:
Raptr http://raptr.com/Aefion/about
Youtube https://www.youtube.com/user/AefionBloodclaw
Player.me https://player.me/aefion
Blogger http://aefgames.blogspot.com.au/

Social Media:
Google+ https://plus.google.com/u/0/117597908314663532795/about
Twitter https://twitter.com/Aefion
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/andylexbain
  • Location:
    Tas, Australia
  • Joined:
    2 years ago

Reading Lists


4 Published Works

Featured work.

Star Heart

Social data: 222 reads. 17 votes. 17 comments.

Description: Xel Starharte is a hired gun working for the Galactic Defence Force. When the GDF discovers a technological miracle, Xel is sent to the far reaches of the galaxy to retrieve it. But a chance encounter with the Cydraxians changes things dramaticall...

#967 in Science Fiction

Other Works by Aefion.
The Price of Freedom

The Price of Freedom

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This is my unique take on the rescuing princess story! Enter Aefion Bloodclaw, androgynous elven freebl...

Kemlon At The Head

Kemlon At The Head

58 3 0

Kemlon is a High Elf Archer who has joined the glittering ranks of the High Elf army. His mission is to...

A Brief History of Aramir

A Brief History of Aramir

61 3 6

This is a brief history for my own fantasy world of Aramir, an island floating in the skies.



Aefion
first off: not inspired by Star Wars, hell no!!! lol  I'm not a big Star Wars fan myself...  secondly thanks again for reading, I'm glad you enjoyed it! :D  And thirdly I'm sure you could write detailed scenes like this eventually... I guess it just takes time, patience and a vivid imagination :)