JD Glasscock has been pursuing artistic pursuits for 27 years since his 18th birthday rolled across his breath. He started as a slam poet on national teams in 1990. 6 years later he moved onto being the singer/songwriter/front man of a blues rock band called Sofa King which lasted ten years. Though he still writes both lyrics and poetry in 2005 he moved onto studying film writing and directing with a special emphasis on lighting, specifically, Noir Lighting. He moved to Los Angeles in 2010 to finally pursue those aspirations. He is the Alan Bailey Award Winner for Excellence in the Craft of Filmmaking -- Noir, at the Action on FIlm Festival 2015. He currently has 11 short films to his name and has won numerous awards as a filmmaker at large festivals. . He also in addition to his filmmaking has 15 self published books.