About Me

Robert W. Oliver II


I have published multiple novels and book series, the latest being Niv’leana, the first book in the Sign of Alchemy series. Themes explored include magical realism, fantasy, spirituality, historical fiction, cultural analysis, gender and sexuality, and philosophy.

Articles and Essays

I’ve written numerous articles for multiple publications, including Linux.com, Sourcerer Blog, and Linux Hint. For my technical work, please see my technical writing page for more information.

Developer / System Administrator

I’m a Linux and Windows developer and system administrator with over two decades of experience. I have extensive experience in PHP, C# / ASP.NET MVC, C/C++, Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Rust, and Assembly. OCS Solutions, my consulting and service company, has provided service to thousands of customers around the globe.