Roy Johannesen grew up in a community of Norwegian immigrants in Brooklyn NY with a family history tied to Norway and the sea. An avid reader, writer, and hiker, he particularly enjoys the fjords and mountains of Norway. He treasures time with his two daughters and three grandsons. Roy lives in Charlottesville VA with his wife Gloria.
S.K.Johannesen is author of novels, short stories, memoirs, and essays in American politics and religion. He is editor and co-founder with Christian Snyder of Blaurock Press, and co-founder with Penny Winspur of The Electric Ferry Press. He blogs at skjohannesen.com.