SCIENCE WRITER • ARTIST
Jendia Gammon is the author of fantasy, science fiction, and horror novels and short stories. She is shortlisted twice for the 2024 BSFA Awards (as Gammon and Dotson) and her books and stories feature on Nebula Awards reading lists. Jendia writes compelling characters within rich world-building.
Jendia conducts workshops and participates in panels on creative writing for international conventions. She holds a degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Jendia is also a science writer and an artist. She has also written under the pen name J. Dianne Dotson. Jendia is a member of SFWA, HWA, BSFA, BFS, TWI, SCBWI, and Sisters in Crime.
Born in Southern Appalachia, Jendia now lives in Los Angeles with her family. She is married to British author Gareth L. Powell.