John Crawley is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.  In addition to penning his numerous novels and short stories, he built a thirty-year career in advertising, specializing in TV and Radio, helping to build dozens of national brands from airlines to automobiles.

He has taught creative writing and advertising at East Texas State University (now Texas A&M Commerce), TCU, as well as guest lectured at North Texas University, SMU and LaVerne University in California and at his alma mater, the Univerity of Texas.  

John is an award-winning photographer and a guitar and mandolin picker. He occasionally finds time to fly fish and to ride his motorcycles.  John is married with three children, two dogs and a cat.  

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"Hemingway said the hardest job in the world is writing. I think he was correct. But it is also the most rewarding. The story is everything."

The Author