Paul Black always wanted to make movies, but a career in advertising sidetracked him. Born and raised in Chicago, he is the international award-winning author of The Tels, Soulware, Nexus Point, The Presence and The Samsara Effect. He has twice won both the Independent Publishers Book Award and ForeWord Magazine’s Book of the Year Award. He has also won The London Book Festival and The New York Book Festival has been on the Barnes & Noble Best Seller list. His first book The Tels won the Writer’s Digest Book Award for Genre Fiction and was optioned for TV. His new book of fiction is tentatively called Cool Brain. He represented by Betty Anne Crawford, NYC.