J.C. Dickey-Chasins writes short stories and novels. Stories have appeared in Lullwater Review, The North Atlantic Review, The Apalachee Review, The Portland Review, Gulfstream, Emrys Journal, 580 Split, Lumina, Taproot, Owen Wister Review, and other publications. The author has also published numerous non-fiction articles on genetics, robotics, the environment, and energy issues.

Dickey-Chasins has completed a historical novel about Kansas, a collection of short stories, and is currently working on a new novel and stories. The author works and lives in rural Iowa.