grew up in the Midwest. He received a B.S. in Design from Indiana University. After 20 years in business, he retired to write fiction and poetry. His work has appeared in The West/Word, ONTHEBUS, and Saint Andrews Review. He is the author of two previous collections of poetry, the most recent entitled The View Outside (1991 co-authored with Ian Randall Wison). He is currently at work on his first novel.