About Colton Nelson
Colton Nelson, a.k.a. The Undefined Creator, is a novelist and script writer, and a music, web show, and short film producer and director. His extensive credits include being the creator, show runner and head script writer for the RCN Media show No Dress Code. In 2015 Colton Nelson wrote his first short story "Feelings", which he posted onto his online blog, where it generated more than 3 million reads and sales. In 2015, Colton launched RCN Media, a publishing, marketing and distribution company for books, music, web shows, blogs, short films, and more. He currently works for RCN Media as the CEO and head of book publishing, where he is heavily involved with his and the company’s projects. Across all media, his content, both personal and for RCN Media, has been consumed more than 17.5 million times. Colton lives in British Columbia, Canada, where he is contemplating getting a duck tattoo.
Books by Colton Nelson
Colton Nelson is a jack-of-all-trades, but his main focus is writing, whether it be a short story, a novel, movie/tv script, music, comedy act, or YouTube video.
In 2015 Colton Nelson launched his first company RCN Media, a multimedia company for distribution of music, books, and web shows. RCN Media acts as a book publisher, record label, and production company for a number of YouTube channels.
In late 2017 Colton created the blog The Online Commentary. He was the main writer for the blog, which talked about movies, TV Shows, music and pop culture. He wrote over 30 blog posts for the website before the project was abandoned in the summer of 2018.
Colton is also the creator of the YouTube Channel No Dress Code, a web series dedicated to fun facts and humor. The show premiered on July 2018 and was renewed for a second season on May 11, 2019, which premiered on June 30, 2019. In October 2019 the series was renewed for a third season to air in the summer of 2020.
Colton's first short story, "Feelings" (published by RCN Media) has been read more than 1 million times online. His other short stories (since removed) have been read more than 5 million times during their 2 years being available online, for free. All of his short stories were RCN Media bestsellers, which isn't saying much because he owns the company ;).
In June 2019, Colton Nelson, through his publishing company RCN Media, signed it's first author Kay J Douglas for a multi-book deal. Her first book is a kids book called Bob & Avery Help Hega the Witch, which is the first in The Adventures of Bob and Avery series. This book was released October 08, 2019. The second book in the series, Bob and Avery Go to Space, was released September 22, 2020.
In November 2019 Colton signed a contract with Derek Hanebury, Libbie Morin and Vicki Drybrough to publish four books, one book by each author and a collection of short stories with all three authors. The collection was released March 24, 2020 and was titled Both Sides Now. Derek will release a solo collection in the summer of 2021. Vicki will release her solo novel in the Fall of 2021.
In February 2020, Colton Nelson and RCN Media announced a web show and a podcast from Colton Nelson and Kaitlyn Powell. The web show, titled Locked In, is a scripted series written by Kaitlyn Powell and supervised and produced by Colton Nelson. The first season has 10 episodes.
In March 2020, Colton agreed to publish, for RCN Media, three self-published kids books by Gail Morton. The books were taken out of print and re-released by RCN Media world wide. The first, Two Weeks with Charlie, was released November 10, 2020. The second, The Giving Raven, is set for March 02, 2021 publication, and the third and final book in the contract, Rockfish, is set for July 06, 2021 publication.
In April 2020, Colton signed a contract with Shelley Penner to publish the Haven Hold Series for RCN Media. The first book, Haven Hold, was released August 25, 2020.
In May 2020, Colton signed on Joan Jedy for a five book fantasy mystery series and a science fiction novel. Later that month he also contracted her Traveling Detective Series for RCN Media.
In June 2020 Colton Nelson Launched, with RCN Media, RCN Shorts. These five dollar booklets were created as a way to get shorter content into the consumers' hands and a way to publish new authors.
Also in June 2020, Colton signed a contract with RCN Media and media duo Don & Scott to create a web show called Queer View Mirror. This talk show explores the LGBTQ community and interviews its members and allies. Queer View Mirror premiered on RCN Media's Network in August 2020. Colton serves as the show runner of the series and Don & Scott host.
In July 2020, Colton signed on Huei Lin to release a series of short stories, as part of RCN Shorts, throughout 2020 and 2021. The first, "King of Dhamma", was released July 28, 2020.
In July 2020, Colton finished his first book in the Benson Scott Series, "Just Being Human", to be released August 18, 2020. He also announced that he would be releasing an RCN Short called "Responsive" in October 2020.
On November 01, 2020 Colton officially launched his independent project called The Undefined Creator, which consists of a website, blog, YouTube channel with Vlogs, sketch comedy, interviews and more. This would be Colton Nelson's new way of (re)branding himself. This is Colton's first project that will not be defined by his company or anyone else.
ORIGINAL NOVELS & SHORTS
Just Being Human (August 18, 2020)
Responsive (October 06, 2020)
WORKS AS PUBLISHER
Bob & Avery Help Helga the Witch by Kay J Douglas (October 08, 2019)
Both Sides Now by Derek Hanebury, Libbie Morin & Vicki Drybrough (March 24, 2020)
King of Dhamma by Huei Lin (July 28, 2020)
Haven Hold by Shelley Penner (August 25, 2020)
A Kind of Seeing by Shelley Penner (August 25, 2020)
Afraid of Heights by Joan Jedy (September 15, 2020)
Two Weeks with Charlie by Gail Morton (September 22, 2020)
A Nickel a Bucket by Laura Sturgeon (October 27, 2020)
Bob and Avery Go to Space by Kay J Douglas (November 10, 2020)
The Giving Raven by Gail Morton (March 02, 2021)
The Fifth Planet by Joan Jedy (March 16, 2021)
Ms. Holliman's Employer by Laura Sturgeon (March 23, 2021)
Both Sides Now: Special Edition by Derek Hanebury, Kaitlyn Powell, Libbie Morin & Vicki Drybrough (April 13, 2020)
Brothers of the Heart by Shelley Penner (April 20, 2021)
I'm Alone in the Castle by Laura Sturgeon (June 08, 2021)
Rockfish by Gail Morton (July 06, 2021)
Something Else Altogether by Derek Hanebury (August 2021)
Unnamed Novel by Vicki Drybrough (November 30, 2021)
No Dress Code (July 2018 - Present) Creator, Head of Production and scriptwriter for season 1, 2 & 3. Currently in its third season.
Locked In Podcast (June 2020- Present) Creator, Head of Production and co-host with Kaitlyn Powell, for season 1. Currently in it's first season.
Queer View Mirror (October2020 - Present) Show Runner, Director, Producer and Executive Producer. Currently in post-production
The Undefined Creator (November 2020 - Present) Creator, Presenter. Head of Production and Post Production.