RJ CLARK began his career as an actor. He appeared regularly on daytime television and worked in numerous film and commercial projects before returning to writing. RJ's screenplays have won or placed in the top 5 of nearly every major national and international competition. A native New Yorker, RJ holds degrees from NYU and has lived in all five boroughs but now calls New Jersey home. Coffee, chocolate, peanut butter, and David Tennant make RJ a happy man. Far from Grace is RJ’s debut novel.