J. L. Mulvihill a/k/a Jen, is a passionate writer with her debut novel, The Lost Daughter of Easa, an engaging fantasy novel bordering on science-fiction with a dash of Steampunk, published through Kerlak Enterprises in 2011. The sequel to this novel is presently in the works and boasts of demons, dragons and epic battles.
Her steampunk series Steel Roots with the first two books, The Boxcar Baby and Crossings released through Seventh Star Press, has been another success. Steel Roots is a young adult series based in the Steampunk genre and engages the reader into a train hopping heart stopping adventure across America with just a dash of the thriller in it. The third book of the series, Rails West released in July 2016, takes the series west into a whole new territory of adventure.
Jen is also the co-editor of Southern Haunts 1; The Spirits That Walk Among Us which includes a short story of her own called Bath 10, a fictional thriller involving a real haunted bathhouse in Hot Spring Arkansas. She has a poem in Southern Haunts part 2 about a demon on the Natchez Trace, and a short story in Southern Haunts part 3 is entitled The Lost Tale of Wiccademous and tells of a witch haunting in southern Florida.
Jen has several short fiction pieces in the Dreams of Steam series published through Dark Oak Press, is very active with the writing community, and is the events coordinator for the Mississippi Chapter of Imagicopter known as the Magnolia-Tower. She is also a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), The Mississippi Writers Guild (MWG), as well as the Clinton Ink-Slingers Writing Group.
Jen continues to write fantasy, steampunk, horror, thrillers, poetry and essays inspired by her life and the twisted world around her. You can find some of her short stories at
Dark Oak Press as well as Seventh Star Press,
and at her websites: