John Wiswell is a disabled writer who lives where New York keeps all its trees. He is an alumni of Viable Paradise.

His most recent stories are “Tank!” at Diabolical Plots (May 2018), and “Seven Slain and Buyers’ Remorse Cause ‘Adorable’ Robot Dinosaur Stock to Plummet Tuesday” at Robot Dinosaurs (May 2018). His short fiction has also appeared at Fireside Magazine, Daily Science Fiction, Pseudopod, Podcastle, and so many times at Flash Fiction Online that they put his face on the cover.


He has also written essays for Uncanny Magazine and Fireside Magazine, and has a piece in the upcoming Disabled People Destroy Science Fiction.


He is an advocate for disabled youths, who continue to make him proud.