Jessica Meigs is the author of The Becoming, a post-apocalyptic thriller series that follows a group of people trying to survive a massive viral outbreak in the southeastern United States. After gaining notoriety for having written the series on a variety of BlackBerry smartphones, she self-published two novellas that now make up part of the first book in the series. In April 2011, she accepted a deal with Permuted Press to publish The Becoming as a series of novels. The first of the series, entitled The Becoming, was released in November 2011 and was named one of Barnes & Noble’s Best Zombie Fiction Releases of the Decade by reviewer Paul Goat Allen. Five more novels and an assortment of novellas followed.
Jessica lives in a semi-obscurity in Demopolis, Alabama. When she’s not writing, she works full time in EMS and as an editor, copyeditor and proofreader. She can be found on Twitter @JessicaMeigs, on Facebook, on Goodreads, and on Instagram.
If you are interested in exploring Jessica’s editorial services, you can check out her editing business at Edits by Jessica.