J. Allen Wolfrum is a fiction author and former Marine. During Operation Iraqi Freedom he led an infantry squad on missions ranging from the oil fields of Southern Iraq to the streets of Baghdad.

After the Marine Corps he wandered down several paths: press operator in a plastics factory, warehouse stocker, confused college student, Certified Public Accountant, confused graduate student, management consultant, data scientist, writer and aspiring guitar player.

J. Allen Wolfrum lives in San Diego, California, where he writes Western genre fiction and poetry from time to time.