Erik van Mechelen

Me in 7 seconds

Past lives: analyst, designer, builder, coach.

Currently writing with Scribe Media and David Blake.

Methodical, impulsive, introvert, and love playing the piano and playing with different points of view, often leading to fiction or poetry.

Native of Gabon/Indonesia/Louisiana/Texas/China. Now live in Minneapolis, MN.

Me in 7 minutes?

See my “about” page.

What am I doing now?

See my “now” page.

What Kind of Writer Are You?

See this 4-week writing course, though read who should take it, first.

19 spots remain for September cohort.


Rise to the Rahz book cover

Rise to the Rahz (2017)

Novel: Even if you choose to wake up, escaping everdark will be much more difficult.

Diplomacy book cover

Win at Diplomacy (2019)

Improve your negotiation, strategy, and tactics in the game of Diplomacy.