About John

I became a writer when the someday dream of writing a book collided with a moment of inspiration.

My ancestors fled persecution in France. Leaving everything behind, they eventually made their way to North Carolina, then Ohio.

They took slaves from North Carolina and helped them gain freedom. 

In that moment, I realized I had a story that needed to be told, so I began to write.

Richard H, Amazon Reader

Held my attention

Jim H, literary agent

I felt compelled to keep turning the page

Judge for First Impressions

After trudging through a great many entries, yours was refreshing

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