Jerome writes science fiction/ fantasy and LGBT fiction and has been published in many magazines and journals including The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Lightspeed, Fantasy, Tor.com, Strange Horizons, Geist, Geez, Rock and Sling, and The Rio Grande Review. His first collection, The Angels of Our Better Beasts, was published in 2016 by ChiZine Publications and was shortlisted for the Sunburst Award. He was co-editor of four anthologies: Inhuman, Wrestling with Gods: Tesseracts 18 from EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing, Imaginarium 4 from ChiZine Publications, and the forthcoming Living Metal: Heavy Metal Music Scenes Around the World from Intellect Press. Jerome has been a trolley conductor, radio journalist living in a subarctic research station, a vaudevillian, and a tour guide to Theodore Roosevelt's home. He is currently a portrait artist and illustrator. He lived for 10 years in the Yukon Territory, but now lives between Dayton, OH and Columbus OH, where he is finishing an MFA degree at the Columbus College of Art and Design.