John B. Wren was born in Pittsburgh PA, raised in Western New York State, north of Buffalo, attended college and began his professional career in Cleveland, Ohio. He and his wife, Lois now live in Northern Virginia. He has worked in the design engineering and construction field since 1967 and as a professional engineer since 1978. He began his writing in 2010 and currently has completed and published three novels and a novella.
He is currently working on a sequel to his first novella and hopes to release it by September 2016.
A Norse pirate rapes a young girl in 9th century Ireland and leaves her for dead. She dies during childbirth and the story of her nightmare follows her son and his sons, forever. Scolai grows up as the son of the inn keeper and displays some of the rougher characteristics of his natural father. Scolai finds his true calling in battle and earns the respect of his leaders and fellow warriors.