Author Archives: Jack Ferris

About Jack Ferris

Jack bought his first computer with contest money he won from writing a one-act comedy, then he used that computer to try writing novels. The computer and all of its component parts have long-since died, but at least one of the novels lived on to be a part of Grub Street's Novel Incubator. In his spare time, he keeps a mostly defunct story blog at, argues with anti-feminists and works 9:00 - 5:00 in an office.

Places for People Watching: Public Transit

In my younger and more vulnerable years, a writing instructor gave me a piece of advice I’ve been turning over in my mind ever since: “Be careful,” she said.  “Every time that you interact with another person, you’re entering into…