John Edward Ames

USA flag (b.1949)

aka Judd Cole

Judd Cole, Dodge Tyler and "writing as" Ralph Compton) is a prolific American writer of novels, short stories and nonfiction articles and books.  Raised in Monroe County, MI, and educated at Eastern Michigan University (B.S. and M.A. in English), Ames taught college English in Colorado and New Mexico before he moved to New Orleans, where he still resides, in 1986.
Anthologies containing stories by John Edward Ames
Short stories
Cicisbeo (1992)
A Stain Upon Her Honor (1993)
Threshold (1997)