J Thomas Brown
J Thomas Brown is a novelist currently living in Richmond, Virginia. His book, The Land of Three Houses, begins where he lived as a boy with his family at Sterner’s Mill, Bucks County Pennsylvania, where much of the story takes place. His home was taken by eminent domain to create Lake Nockamixon, and now lies below the surface, along with the remains of covered bridges, stone farmhouses, settlers’ graves, and the Indian Cave. The Land of Three Houses travels back in time to the Tohickon Valley and the land beneath the lake in the 1790s.
Mr. Brown has coproduced local TV writing shows and coordinated poetry readings at the Richmond Public Library, Richmond, Virginia. His short stories have appeared in The Zoo Fence and the Scarlet Leaf Review and will appear in Everywhere Stories: Short Fiction from a Small Planet, Volume III. He has contributed poems to the River City Poets Anthology: Lingering in the Margins (fall of 2018). His novel, The Land of Three Houses, was released March 30th of 2018. A second novel that takes place in Xinjiang, China, called The Hole in the Bone, is forthcoming.
He is a member of James River Writers in Richmond, Virginia, Virginia Writers Club, and WriterHouse in Charlottesville, Virginia.