C.J. Henderson moved to New York City from Bridgeville, Pennsylvania after attending a local college. He started writing early in his life. He has been English and Creative writing instructor, drama coach and magazine editor. He has also written for various magazines as a movie critic. Among the many works for which he is known, there are the Jack Hagee and Teddy London detective series, and many novels featuring characters from Lovecraft and Kolchak: The Night Stalker, as well as his own.