Brad L Johnson has been a freelance writer since 1976 when his very first submission, a poem, was published in a National magazine. Since then, he has balanced the "real world" of working for a living and following his dream. Along with many newspaper and magazine articles, Brad interned at KFWB in Los Angeles, CA with Cleve Hermann, interviewing dozens of celebrities and providing radio copy for this renowned broadcaster. This former "hippie-nerd" has been a successful entrepreneur, opening and running a coffee house, art gallery, book store and charity organization. His credits include:
Tynk ! The Stage Play (Produced June 2013)
Tynk ! The Screenplay (under option)
Tynk ! 2011 (the condensed "movie version" novella)
Tynk ! 2013 (the full novel, publishing soon)
The Slightly Whacked Vegetarian Cookbook for Regular People (2007)
The Comic Collectors Handbook (2005)
Peace Corps Frebon (Comic Book)
A Place in the Sun (Music CD 2001)
Brad's production of music featuring successful entertainer Tyler Hilton of the TV show "One Tree Hill" and Elvis in the Johnny Cash bio-pic "Walk The Line" .
Forthcoming projects include:
An American Vagabond in Britain
Brad spent six weeks in England and Wales gathering adventures by tent camping, hosteling, living with the hippies in Tipi Village, joining a blue collar Welsh family and even spending several nights with the homeless of London. He returned just this year with his new wife to continue the adventure.
The Route 66 Slayer (Novel)
Follow this story of a serial killer in the sixties who has returned today and his adversary, a police detective, who almost caught him then and is determined to stop him now.
Perimeter Trilogy (Novel series)
Follow Brad's vision of the future after the collapse of the US and the efforts to rebuild against seemingly un- surmountable odds and evils.
The Hobo & The Mouse (Childrens Book Series)
A Life Uncommon (Brad's Memoirs)
When he is not "on the road" he calls a yurt in New Mexico his home.