John Casey • Novelist and Poet
JOHN CASEY is from New Hampshire and graduated from Florida State University with a Master of Arts in 1994. He is a Veteran combat airlift and test pilot and worked ten years as a diplomat and international affairs strategist at U.S. embassies in Europe and Africa and at the Pentagon.
Casey’s writing has appeared in numerous literary journals, magazines, and online blogs in the U.S. and internationally. His first book RAW THΦUGHTS was released in 2019 and nominated for the National Book Award and Griffin Poetry Prize. Select poetry from the book was nominated for the Pushcart Prize.
His first novel, titled DEVOLUTION and also released in 2019, is book one of a psychological spy thriller trilogy that takes place mainly in West Europe. DEVOLUTION was nominated for the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award. Book two of the trilogy, EVOLUTION, will be released in 2020 followed by REVELATION in 2021.
Audiobooks for DEVOLUTION and EVOLUTION will be released in July and October of this year and REVELATION in 2021, available on Audible and iTunes.