John A. Frochio lives among the rolling hills of Western Pennsylvania.  For a living, he designs, develops and installs computer automation systems for steel mills. He has been a science fiction & fantasy fan for as long as he can remember and has loved writing for almost as long.  He is also proud to say that he is a Christian.  He is happily married to Connie.  His daughter Toni is a flight attendant living in Florida.  They have bravely put up with his strange ways for many years.


Pink Flamingoes,” 2017 Ligonier Valley Writers Flash Fiction contest, Third Place.

Equus Magna,” Mythaxis, August 2017.

“When the Hammerheads Sing,” Visions VII: Universe, Lillicat Publishers, August 2017.

Limb From Limb,” Aurora Wolf, Aug 1, 2017.

“Ladies in Flight,” Sci Fan Magazine, June 2017.

Into the Soft Fields”, Aurora Wolf, March 1, 2017.

Tweets of the Dead,” Kraxon Magazine, Feb 1, 2017.

“In the Hot Mists,” Sci Fan Magazine, Jan 2017.

“The Time Traveler’s Accountant,” Time Travel Tales, Chappy Fiction, Nov. 28, 2016.

Beneath the IT Department Lies,” Kraxon Magazine, Oct 1, 2016.

Card Houses,” Aurora Wolf, Sept 1, 2016.

How to Wear Ultra-Cool Sunglasses,” Liquid Imagination, Aug 2016.

A New World Order,” Mythaxis, August 2016.

Pretty Steel,” Aurora Wolf, May 1, 2016.

The Bones Left by the Storm,” Aurora Wolf, Feb. 29, 2016.

A Vacant Chair Beside the Hearth,” Mythaxis, February 2016.

Repair Call,” Aurora Wolf, Dec. 25 2015.

A Martian Christmas, With Ghosts,” Kraxon Magazine, Dec 23 2015.

Scarecrow Agonistes,” Twilight Times, Oct. 2015.

“Tomorrow’s Fast Food,” Beyond Science Fiction, June, 2015.

An Aberration of Apparitions,” Kraxon Magazine, June 2015.

“A Fine Selection of Wines and Poisons,” Triangulation Parch, PARSEC Ink, July, 2014.

Life Changing Moments,” Kraxon Magazine, March 2014.

Toyscape,” Mythaxis, August 2013.

“Heir of Mercy,” Interstellar Fiction, August 2013.

Large and Small Wonders, Byrne Publishing, July 2012.

Contents: The Gracefulness Writ on Her Life, Tailor Made, Theory of a Big Bang, Meet the Driven Twins, The Dropped Man, Under a Heart-Shaped Moon, Adrift in the Bubble Parade, Hands of a Craftsman (co-authors Connie and Toni Frochio), The Tailor of Worcester, www.

Ghosts and Aliens,” Mythaxis, August 2012.

Home Alert Dragons,” 2012 Ligonier Valley Writers Flash Fiction contest, Second Place.

Roots of a Priest, co-authored with Ken Bowers, Booklocker.com, Inc., Dec. 2007.

“The Gracefulness Writ on Her Life,” Conestoga 2004 Short Story contest, Third Place.

“The Creature Struts Among Us”, Triangulation 2003, PARSEC Ink, 2003.



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