James R Poyner

Chicagoan James R. Poyner has spent much of his work life as an editorial assistant/proofreader. Through that venerable trade he has developed an excellent, self-critical inner ear that has much to do with his fluid prose. Now that his storytelling has finally caught up to his skill as a writer?come of age, so to speak?any reader of any age is certain to find Toy-Maker's Apprentice a wonderful treasure, a true keepsake. Otherwise, James R. Poyner is also the author of Scorpion, another story...See more