Russ Thompson is a writer, teacher, and musician who has been writing fiction for twenty years and teaching for sixteen. He has helped many authors create and mold their aspirations into reality. These projects include works in the genres of fantasy, romance, horror, and biographies. He also writes children’s books and curriculum materials for which he won awards. In 2014, Russ published his own collection of short stories called Tales from the Rim– a fictional account of legends and ghost stories set in his native state of Tennessee. Russ strives to bring a unique and inspirational voice to his work and to help others do the same.
Fun facts about Russ:
- Hobbies: Songwriting, hiking, canoeing
- Favorite books: Watership Down, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy, American Gods
- Favorite movies: The Haunting of Hill House, Vertigo, The Shining
- Favorite music: Beach House, Tame Impala, My Bloody Valentine, Sonic Youth
- Favorite TV shows: The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, House of Cards, Vikings, Downton Abbey