James David Hudnall is a veteran graphic novelist. He has worked for Marvel, DC and Image. He has had one television show made from his comics (Harsh Realm, Fox 1999) and has several comics projects in development.

His Lex Luthor: The Unauthorized Biography has been called one of the best comics of all time by “Wizard Magazine.” It was cited in TV guide as an inspiration for an X-Files Episode.

His first novel, Hell’s Reward, is book one in a planned series of novels in the Age of Heroes series.

The Secrets of Writing, published in December 2015, is a detailed explanation of the writing process in all media.

A collection of his graphic novel 2 To the Chest came out on 2017. He's currently the webmaster and founder of The Freedom Forge website.

Aside from writing, Hudnall has been a writing teacher, lecturer, publisher, and internet engineer for many years. He’s also a U.S. Air Force Veteran.

Hudnall won the Inkpot Award in 2017 for his career in comics.

He currently lives in San Diego, California.