John L. Thompson currently lives in New Mexico with his wife of twenty-nine years. When he is not searching for lost remnants of the old west, he can be found working on several writing projects or collecting antique or vintage paperbacks. He is the current cover designer for the Casca the Eternal Mercenary series written by Tony Roberts, and the occasional graphic artist for Yellow Mama e-zine. He is the author of Truck Stop and Monkey Wrench. His third novel Dead Blow, the final installment in the Truck Stop trilogy, is set to be released in September 2021 by Dusty Desert Press.