JR Gilbert is a student of history and a home-school graduate. He resides in Northeast Michigan.
He has been published in the Karwansaray Publishers magazines Ancient Warfare and Medieval Warfare and has submitted articles for Decision Games' Strategy & Tactics. He was published in an academic publication, the Han Lin Journal on China History Forum. He is also published online at Military History, Armchair General, Samurai Archives, and now self-publishes through HubPages.
JR has been writing since 2003 and recently resumed writing after a four-year hiatus starting in 2016.
JR's interests as a writer are primarily military and political history around the world. He also dabbles in social history.