Will Allen

A one-book author, inspired by William Goldman.


Swords for Hire


Grew up in Kettering, Ohio.
Wrote poems, songs, stories, short films.
Wrote & directed a college campus radio show at Ohio University; performed with Nancy Cartwright of Bart Simpson fame.
Enjoyed reading William Goldman, Stephen King, Ray Bradbury, Mark Twain, and Robert Heinlein.
Diagnosed with melanoma in 1978, died in 1980 at age 22.
Wrote Swords for Hire in 1979, giving copies to family for Christmas.

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