J Thomas Brown
J Thomas Brown is a novelist living in Richmond, Virginia. His soon to be released 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 ninety feet below the surface, along with the remains of covered bridges, stone farmhouses, settlers’ graves, and the Indian Cave. The Land of Three Houses brings the history of the Tohickon Valley and the land beneath the lake back to life.
Mr. Brown’s life experience includes advanced technologies management in the computer field, real estate sales and marketing, house renovator, and truck driver in the steel industry. He lives in Richmond, Virginia, with his wife, Deborah. They have raised three children and have three grandsons and a brand new granddaughter. He 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. J Thomas has poems due for publication in the River City Poets Anthology (2018). His novel, The Land of Three Houses, will be released March 30th of 2018. Currently he is completing a second novel that takes place in Xinjiang, China, an adventure fantasy to be called The Hole in the Bone.
He is a member of James River Writers in Richmond, Virginia, Virginia Writers Club, and WriterHouse in Charlottesville, Virginia.