Gabriel Hackney is an American writer from Cincinnati Ohio. He writes for the genres of science fiction and fantasy, and uses the topics of war, love, and family in his creative works. His main interest is writing books and scripts for these genres. He is currently earning a BFA at Full Sail University in Creative Writing for Entertainment.
In his free time he writes poetry, but his love of writing began with writing music. He began playing the guitar at age eleven, and started writing music at age sixteen. He continues to write lyrics for alternative rock, and plays instruments for his musical works still yet to be published.
Before he became a writer he fell in love with acting at the age of six. At age fifteen he joined John Casablanca, which is where he developed his skills in acting. In 2009 and 2011 he was in two plays for a community theater group named the Fairfield Footlighters, located in Fairfield Ohio.