John A McCabe, a lifelong writer in all genres, is an active member of the Writers Guild at the Pearl S. Buck Writing Center. His Novel, THE GIRL IN JAPAN: A Young Soldier’s Story, centers on his studies of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and was published by Assiduous Way on April 17, 2022. A short story writer, he also authored several Short Story Collections. Tracks Through Our Lives: Stories Told on Philly El Trains, published in 2019 by The Pearl S. Buck Writing Center Press, tells stories and tales of remarkable friendships in Philadelphia. Tracks is planned to have three sequels. The first sequel, Tracks Through Our Lives: The Transformation of Danny Fisher, will be published and released by Assiduous Way on June 21, 2022. John was published by the National Society of Collegiate Scholars 2010 as a U. Penn Chapter participant with The Wedding Guests. His works appear in the PSB Literary Journals. He has also published poetry. John was a presenter at the West Virginia University Gateway Conference honoring the legacy of Pearl S. Buck. His topic was Pearl’s 1959 novel, COMMAND THE MORNING, her historic fiction exposé of the Manhattan Project. McCabe was also a Presenter at the 2019 National Association of Atomic Veterans 40th annual convention in Dayton.