Jan L. Mayes

Eric Hoffer Award winning author, blogger, audiologist, noise activist, bookworm, playing with words. Horror fiction and non-fiction. Jan specializes in ghosts, noise, tinnitus-hyperacusis, plotting murders, eating cookies, deadheading, and reading as should all right thinking people.


Specializing in tinnitus, hyperacusis, noise damage, and hearing health education.


I hang out at Goodreads doing annual reading and PopSugar challenges.

Noise Activist

Environmental noise from urban life, aircraft, traffic, transit, railways, (and more) is killing us. Change needs a world.

In Progress

The truth about noise

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