Welcome! I’m John Desjarlais, author of novels that explore mysteries both visible and invisible and that lift the imagination to awaken wonder.
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When I’m not writing fiction or poetry, I’m hiking and biking the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, playing my guitar or dulcimer and enjoying a craft beer. Maybe we can share one sometime.
(BTW, that photo above is a view from a picnic spot that I like on the Blue Ridge Parkway).
"THE KILL FLOOR"