J.D. King is an award-winning illustrator who has worked for magazines, books, newspapers, sites, advertising, as well as LP and CD and 45 covers. Beyond that, his band, J.D. King & The Coachmen, have a couple of albums on Ecstatic Peace, and he writes fiction, mainly for SpliceToday.com. He lives in rural New York and enjoys reading, hiking, cycling, and playing guitar.