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Douglas R. Brown is a fantasy and horror writer living in Pataskala, Ohio. He began writing as a cathartic way of dealing with the day to day stresses of life as a firefighter/paramedic in Columbus, Ohio. Now he focuses his writing on fantasy and horror, where he can draw from his lifelong love of the genres. He has been married since 1996 and has a son. Email Douglas your thoughts at

In The News


I will be appearing at Galaxy Con Columbus from Dec. 1-3, 2023. Come say hi.

Dickens-inspired book focuses on first-responder PTSD 

Article on Medium by Walter Rhein

Tamed makes the news

Laughter Saves Lives ... Live. See my appearance at the 17-min. mark.

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