Robert J. Krog is a native of Memphis, TN, where he still resides with his family. He has been a climber for his fatherâ€™s professional arborist company, a grocery store clerk, a waiter, an order out delivery guy, a legal runner, a substitute teacher, and a high school History teacher. He has a masterâ€™s degree in Ancient History. He is a devout Catholic, and this influences all of his writing.
His published works include the collection, The Stone Maiden and Other Tales, the novella, A Bag Full of Eyes, and numerous short stories in anthologies from various publishers. He edited the anthology A Tall Ship, a Star, and Plunder for Dark Oak Press, and Potterâ€™s Field Five for Alban Lake Publishing. He is currently working as a freelance editor on Potterâ€™s Field Six for Alban Lake Press. A Bag Full of Eyes won the Darrell Award for Best Midsouth Novella in 2013. His short story, â€œThe Oneâ€™s Who Remember,â€ won the Darrell Award for Best Midsouth Short Story in 2016.
Mr. Krog continues to write and has numerous, previously-unpublished works slated for publication in the next year. He is currently working on a pair of novellas, a screenplay, and a couple of novels. He is a regular author guest at science fiction and fantasy conventions in and around the Midsouth.