An American fiction writer and screenwriter, he’s most widely known for horror novels like the Girl NEARBY and Reddish. He was a receiver of both Bram Stoker Honor and the Globe Horror Convention Grand Expert Honor. He received a Bachelor of Arts level in British from Emerson University in Boston, Massachusetts. He released his first book, Off Time of year, in 1980. He was created Dallas Mayr; he used Jack port Ketchum as his pencil name. He was created in Livingston, NJ to Evelyn and Dallas Mayr. During his child years, he was an enormous lover of Elvis Presley.