Jackson Kuhl is the author of the Gothic novel A Season of Whispers (Aurelia Leo) and the Revolutionary War biography Samuel Smedley, Connecticut Privateer (The History Press). Some of his short fiction is collected in The Dead Ride Fast (Raccoon House). Kuhl has written for Atlas Obscura, Connecticut Magazine, the Hartford Courant, National Geographic News, Reason, and other publications. He lives in coastal Connecticut.