Editor John Richard Stephens has had many different occupations ranging from driving an armored truck and working as a professional photographer to being a psychiatric counselor at a couple hospitals and a security officer for the U.S. Navy. He was an intelligence officer and squadron commander in the U.S. Air Force before he moved on to writing full time in 1990. Since then, he’s written more than three dozen articles, poems, and short stories for newspapers and magazines that range widely from a short story for the literary journal Nexus to an article about anti-American propaganda on postage stamps for Penthouse. He is a member of the Authors Guild and the Horror Writers Association.
He’s the author/editor of the following books:
Weird History 101
Wyatt Earp Speaks!
Wyatt Earp Tells of the Gunfight Near the O.K. Corral (booklet)
Captured by Pirates
Into the Mummy’s Tomb
Vampires, Wine and Roses
The King of the Cats and Other Feline Fairy Tales
Mysterious Cat Stories (co-edited with Kim Smith)
The Dog Lover’s Literary Companion
The Enchanted Cat
John’s books have been selections of the Preferred Choice Book Club, the Quality Paperback Book Club and the Book of the Month Club. His work has been published as far away as India and Singapore and has been translated into Japanese and Finnish. He can be contacted at email@example.com.