Roger Johns: Biography

Roger Johns is a former corporate lawyer and retired college professor with law degrees from Louisiana State University and Boston University. During his nearly two decades as a professor, he served on the editorial staffs of several academic publications and he won numerous awards and recognitions for his teaching and his scholarly writing. Roger was born and raised in Louisiana. He and his wife Julie now live in Georgia. Dark River Rising is his first novel.

Roger is a member of the Atlanta Writers Club, Georgia Romance Writers, Romance Writers of America, International Thriller Writers, Mystery Writers of America, and Sisters in Crime.

He is a huge fan of the Atlanta Writers Conference and the New York Pitch Conference, both of which have been instrumental in the launch of his writing career.