Jason M.M, Butterfield was born in Melbourne, Australia in 1974. Heavily influenced as a kid by Star Wars and Battlestar Galactica, it was not long before he began to read an assortment of fantasy and science fiction. At fifteen years of age he was introduced to Dungeons and Dragons, the role playing game, and world building coupled with storytelling followed.
Married with two children, he began writing in earnest in 2010 shortly after relocating to Tasmania, and within months, a number of flash fiction pieces were published with Antipodean Sci-fi. The idea for an epic story followed.
Bastion: Holy City, is to be his first published novel, heralding a series titled ‘Chronicles of a Star-Born king’.