Tonya R. Moore is a Jamaican writer of speculative fiction–short stories, web serials, and novelettes, currently living in Florida. First published in 2009, She’s written several short stories and a novelette which were published in magazines and anthologies.
Tonya grew up reading books by phenomenal authors such as Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Larry Niven and Anne McCaffrey. Their works portrayed space-faring humans and unbelievable creatures having fantastic adventures in distant future and far-flung regions of the universe. She fell in love with the remarkable characters and worlds those authors envisioned. Those stories fueled her desire to write.
Tonya’s journey through life has lead down some wildly different vocational paths including, U.S. Army soldier, and police dispatcher.
Tonya is on track to earn the Bachelor of Arts degree in General Studies with a Professional Writing Essentials concentration in early 2020. Her current goal is to master and develop a professional writing portfolio, balance behavioral health credentialing with with writing speculative fiction while pursuing the Master of Arts in Communication.