The author traveled extensively during childhood, having been through - or lived in - every state except for Alaska, Hawaii, and Maine. He first became interested in writing at the age of 8 and has been writing short stories, poetry, and novels as a hobby ever since.
He was certain that he was heading for another ulcer to match the one that he'd gotten twenty years ago for bottling up his emotions. No more anchovies or beer for me, he told himself. Doctor's orders.