Books

HAYMARKET SQUARE is a novel in verse and a re-telling of Alfred Doblin‘s monumental  “Berlin Alexanderplatz“, re-set in post Soviet Russia by author John Kolchak. The book is illustrated by artist Scott Corkern. 

NEXT YEAR IN JERUSALEM A brutal re-imagining of the Gospel story, Next Year in Jerusalem follows the footsteps of Yeshua Bar-Yosif—an illiterate, epileptic, bastard son of a Roman soldier on his ill-fated life journey through a land racked by terror.

SOUL ORIGAMI Selected poems 2008-2013

THE MAN IN THE BROWN SUIT A mnemonic journey through place and time – from New York to California, interspersed with flashbacks of Russia – as related in a conversation with a demon who appears as the “Man in the Brown Suit” on the East Coast and who reinvents himself as the “Man in the Seersucker Suit” on the Pacific.

THE ETERNAL RETURN John Kolchak’s forthcoming novel.  Click here to read an excerpt.