S.K.Johannesen is a Canadian writer, author of Three Tales (2017), The Wulfenite Affair and Other Stories (2012), The Yellow Room (2009), Luggas Wood (2007) and Sister Patsy (2003, 2014). A frequent contributor of essays, reviews and stories to scholarly journals, literary quarterlies and newspapers, he has been a cook, a miner, a bank teller, a seminarian, a soldier, a dealer in antiques, and an editor and university lecturer.

He is editor and co-founder of Blaurock Press, and co-founder, with Penny Winspur, of The Electric Ferry Press. They live in Waterloo, Ontario.