Born in north Alabama, graduated from University of North Alabama with a degree in English. Entered the U.S. Army immediately upon graduation.
Spent fifteen years in the Army, ten of which were with the Special Forces (Green Berets). Lived in various Asian countries for a total of six years, including Vietnam.
Taught and wrote in the securities licensing industry for more than twenty years. Co- authored securities training manual (series 65/66), wrote a complete licensing manual (series 6), wrote various article for Investopedia.com, wrote a number of continuing education courses for Kaplan.
Currently rewriting a book for a client and editing another.
Have my own novels on hold until those projects are complete.