Jesse Horn

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Jesse Horn
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Horn (center) at a Q & A after the premier of the animated 300th episode of Skepoid at the University of Irvine March 3, 2012
Born Jesse Horn
Occupation Novelist, musician
Nationality American
Period 2011–present
Genre Children's literature, non-fiction
Notable works Skepoid's The Secret of the Gypsy Queen, The Secret Files of Jest R. Wicked
Website
www.awickedworld.com

Jesse Horn is an American writer and illustrator who is best known for his work with Brian Dunning and for illustrating The Secret of the Gypsy Queen, a children's book adapted from the 300th episode of Dunning's Skeptoid podcast.[1]

Work[edit]

According to an article by the White Mountain Independent "Horn possesses wonderful writing skills"[2] and in addition to his artwork is "a bass player in a local band".

According to his website[3] he was the executive editor for the Mogollon Connection Newspaper for many years and now works as a freelance writer for the Flagstaff Business News.[4] His illustrations can also be found in the macabre children's magazine Underneath the Juniper Tree.[5]

For the Mogollon Connection and Oddities magazine Horn interviewed many notable people and has published several non-fiction books based upon several series that have appeared in the Mogollon Connection. One of these was about the events surrounding the Rape of Nanking and the book version is listed as recommended reading by the Chinese News Digest.[6]

His work can also be seen in the Journal of Emergency Medical Services [7]

Personal life[edit]

According to the Journal of Emergency Medical Services Horn is an Firefighter and Paramedic reserve for the Heber-Overgaard (Ariz.) Fire Department and sits on the White Mountain Child Abuse Prevention Council.[8][9]

List of works[edit]

This is a partial list of works Horn has created or been involved with.

Books[edit]

  • The Hidden Treasures of Arizona Volume One Mogollon Connection Publishing LLC (2011)
  • The Hidden Treasures of Arizona Volume Two Mogollon Connection Publishing LLC (2012)
  • The Hidden Treasures of Arizona Special Edition Mogollon Connection Publishing LLC (2012)
  • The Ghosts of Nanking Mogollon Connection Publishing LLC (2011)
  • For Our Children Mogollon Connection Publishing LLC (2012)
  • The Secret Files of Jest R. Wicked: Book one the Lost of Spidercreep Hollow Fyrefly Press (2012)
  • The Secret of the Gypsy Queen (Illustrations) Skeptoid Media (2012)

Publications[edit]

  • April 2012 Issue - "Joe's Intantry" (Illustrations) Underneath the Juniper Tree (2012)
  • Spring 2013 Issue - "Scapel Fingers" (Illustrations) Underneath the Juniper Tree (2013)
  • Summer 2013 Issue - "Hair" (Illustrations) Underneath the Juniper Tree (2013)
  • Fall 2013 Issue - "Gobble Them Up!"(Author/Illustrations) and "Daycare of the Dead"(Illustrations) Underneath the Juniper Tree (2013)
  • December 2013 Issue - "Aurora's Snowman"(Author/Illustrations) Underneath the Juniper Tree (2013)
  • The new NFFF Initiative 13 Works to Change Traumatic Incident Response Stigma (author) Journal of Emergency Medical Services (July 2014)

References[edit]

  1. ^ [1] The Secret of the Gypsy Queen picture book
  2. ^ [2] White Mountain Independent Article
  3. ^ [3] Website
  4. ^ [4] Flagstaff Business News
  5. ^ [5] Underneath the Juniper Tree
  6. ^ "Japanese Army's Atrocities – Nanjing Massacre". China News Digest. Retrieved July 13, 2013. 
  7. ^ "The new NFFF Initiative 13 Works to Change Traumatic Incident Response Stigma". JEMS. Retrieved July 21, 2014. 
  8. ^ [6] Jesse Horn JEMS bio
  9. ^ [7]Paramedics complete 14-month NPC training