J. Stephen Howard has written several books in the genres of science fiction, fantasy, and horror including the following: Fear in Appleton (paranormal horror novel), Frankenstein's Confessional (horror collection: short stories and a novella),  Fabled Circus (fantasy/sci-fi novel). The Legend of a Blues Guitar (paranormal stories collection centered on a haunted guitar), and his latest, Bountiful Harvest (sequel to Fabled Circus) which will be released on all major digital platforms in November of 2017.

Also, he has contributed several articles to "American Songwriter Magazine," written a humor column for "Evansville Business Journal," and recorded essays for public radio station WNIN.

He teaches English in California where he lives with his wife.