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About John Wilkerson

Mr. Wilkerson is a writer of short stories and novels. He also writes and publishes the "Old Man Karate" blog. A graduate of the University of North Florida, he makes his home in central Florida which lends an influence to writing about the landscape he knows so well.

Necronomicon is this weekend and I’m hosting discussion panels

Somehow I ended up hosting all the discussion panels I signed on to participate in. It's either going to be a riot of fun or slugfests. Here are is my schedule and the questions I will be presenting to the panels. Necronomicon Questions 2017 Friday 4:00                Story Crafting: Are you over thinking the story?              Host [...]

2017-10-17T13:44:02-04:00October 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Necronomicon is this weekend and I’m hosting discussion panels

Created, The Destroyer (The Destroyer #1)

Remo has been my hero since I read my first Destroyer book in 1980. An old cranky, but warm hearted martial arts teacher tries to bring life and enlightenment to the epitome of modern day American social detachment.  His partner Remo revolted to the classical eastern philosophy, and in the end they were a team [...]

2017-10-03T15:28:43-04:00October 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on Created, The Destroyer (The Destroyer #1)

How to get started in Action and Fantasy Writing – Tampa Bay Comic Con

Tampa Bay Comic Con 2017 was a blast. I sat down with several authors at the ACTION AND FANTASY WRITING: HOW DO YOU GET STARTED panel and answered questions for the audience. What a treat. On the panel - 'left to right.' Rod Martinez Trina Robbins John Wilkerson Quincy Allen Maria Devivo Michael Stackpole Larry [...]

2017-08-01T11:06:13-04:00August 1st, 2017|Comments Off on How to get started in Action and Fantasy Writing – Tampa Bay Comic Con

Greek Helmet Tampa Bay Comic Con Giveaway

ENDED Look what I found in the back closet. Some wayward Greek adventure must have stopped by years ago and left his helmet. Not sure what I would do with it a crazy Greek helmet. Maybe someone would want it for Cosplay, SCA, Reenactors, Fantasy, or a rockin’ night on the town. Padding included, ready [...]

2017-08-01T11:13:36-04:00July 28th, 2017|Comments Off on Greek Helmet Tampa Bay Comic Con Giveaway

Rye Ironstone Graphic Novel Character Concept Art

I had someone create watercolor sketches of Rye Ironstone. This is the first rendition, or rough idea page. We made corrections and I now have a direction to follow. Good chance the finished image of this concept will be an upcoming postcard. I'm also considering doing a free signed postcard to people who join the [...]

2017-12-18T16:39:47-05:00July 13th, 2017|Comments Off on Rye Ironstone Graphic Novel Character Concept Art