R.K. Jackson is an Internet producer at NASA and previously worked as a senior editor at CNN. He has attended the Advanced Novel Writing Workshop at UCLA as well as the Squaw Valley Community of Writers Workshop.

Two of his plays have been staged professionally, and his short story, "All the Devils," was featured in the Alfred Hitchcock-themed issue of Penumbra Magazine.

A Georgia native with roots in the state's coastal low country, he now lives with his family in California's Los Padres National Forest, where he recently finished work on a second Martha Covington thriller, "Kiss of the Sun."

He has been known to rescue neighbors from snakes and build elaborate Halloween experiences in the garage.

R. K. Jackson

R. K. Jackson