Randall Sharpe began to write in the Astral Alignment universe at the age of eighteen, drawing inspiration from ufology and New Age spirituality to inform his science fiction and fantasy. He is an avid tabletop and online roleplayer, an expert in karate, and is attending university while he works on his next anthology. Randall can occasionally be found impersonating a psychic on various imageboards, exploring Minecraft anarchy servers, and taking online certification courses to diversify his resume.