David Tyson was born in Tonopah, NV on December 12th, 1982. He grew up in the small town of Goldfield, NV. It was there he started to develop a love for writing. He would always write short stories for fun with great imagination. Some of these short stories have been integrated into the Fifth Age series.

David graduated Tonopah High School as the Valedictorian and went to college at the University of Nevada, Reno. He graduated in May 2005 with a degree in Computer Science and minors in Math and History.

In January 2006, he went back to his first love, which was writing, in which the Fifth Age series was created. The first book, The Fifth Age Book I: The Quest for the Stone of Power, was published in May 2006.

David currently lives in Goldfield, Nevada and is working for a gaming compant as a DBA. He is continuing to write his Fifth Age series. He is married to his wonderful wife Jennifer and is a father to his son Anakin.