Originally a student of visual art and music, Jack Campbell, Jr. discovered a love for writing during college, studying English and Journalism at Iowa State University.
Following college, Jack wrote an editorial column for the video game and technology website HomeLANfed.com, appearing in MIT’s Tech Review and Slashdot, and also wrote news copy as an intern at Kansas Public Radio.
His short stories have been featured in a variety of venues including Dark Eclipse Magazine, Bete Noire Magazine, and Hungur Magazine. He contributes every other Monday to The Confabulator Cafe, a collaborative blog on writing. He won best story for the ConQuest Story-in-a-Bag Professional Horror Category in 2013 and 2014.
Jack is currently working on two novels (Kill Creek Road and Heaven’s Edge), a novella (Mama’s Little Boy) and two screenplays (Homefront and Angel of Death).
He is a member of the Horror Writer’s Association and is pursuing a Master’s Degree in Literary Arts from Fort Hays State University, focusing his research on Gothic fiction.
Jack lives in Lawrence, KS.
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