Harry “Jack” Heckel has written role-playing games about vampires, werewolves, and mages, along with Star Wars and Star Trek. In the past decade, he’s focused more on fractured fairy tale novels and comedic fantasy. Despite being distracted by large collections of miniatures and comic books, he religiously participates in NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month). He lives in Mechanicsville, VA with his wife, daughter, and two cats.