J. Stephen Beam
2023 Participant · Fiction · Southern
Originally from Itawamba County, Mississippi, J. Stephen Beam is a graduate of Itawamba Agricultural High School and holds degrees from both The University of Mississippi and the University of Southern Mississippi. A former schoolteacher, he graduated from the University of Mississippi Medical Center and spent more than three decades as a licensed physician. He is married to Dawn Beam, a justice on the Mississippi Supreme Court. They have five children between them and live in Sumrall, Mississippi. The Death Letter is his first novel.
- The Death Letter