Jim Winter is a computer programmer and administrator by day and middle-aged college student, writer, and stepdad by night. His work has appeared in Thug Lit, Plots With Guns, and Spinetingler. He is a former reviewer for January Magazine and Mystery Scene. Jim lives in Cincinnati with his wife, Nita, and his stepson AJ. At writer's conference, he is most receptive to you buying him a Jameson with a Bass chaser.