"This is not a book to be tossed aside lightly. It should be thrown with great force." - Dorothy Parker

John R. Guthrie

Following service as a U.S. Marine, he garnered a formal education and practiced family medicine in the Smoky Mountain foothills of the Appalachians. He’s currently pursuing a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing (Fiction/Poetry) at Antioch University, Los Angeles.  His work (non-fiction, poetry and fiction) appeared in publications to include; The Blue Collar Review; POINT: South Carolina’s Independent Political Magazine; The Worcester Review;  The Harvard Square Commentary, Watermark Literary Magazine; LEATHERNECK: the Magazine of the Marines and The Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association as well as other publications in the US and abroad.