About the author:
Mikal Johnson was born at the Oakland Naval Hospital in Oakland, California in 1968, the middle child of Mark and Charla Johnson. He grew up in Petaluma, California until, at the age of nine, his family moved to Federal Way, Washington. He has been writing short stories and poetry since high school. He had several poems published in anthologies in the early 1990s and his first novel, War of Grace
, was self-published in 1997. A short story, Future Ghosts
, was the introductory feature in the premiere issue of the magazine Revelations
in 2003 and he worked as a historical consultant on the web-series Millennium: Apocalypse
, in 2006. Also in 2003, he released a collection entitled Not the Worst Poetry
followed in 2005 by Not the Worst Short Stories
His 2010 NaNoWriMo winning novel, The Winds of All Worlds, was published in June 2011 by CreateSpace.
Mikal lives in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho with his wife, Dawn, and his two children. Mikal enjoys time with family & friends and spending time with their Cocker Spaniel, Cooper.
Can a man act so wickedly that there is no grace that can save him? Or does grace extend itself to even the worst amongst us?