Is a native Floridian and with his wife Linda, of forty five years. They have raised a large family of likewise native Floridians. He is a voracious lifelong reader of all kinds of literary works, especially the Bible. He was challenged to write by his college creative writings professor. It wasn't until the landing of the new media age. That he discovered his grandchildren did nothing but play video games and texting for recreation. This is when he became inspired to pursue writing. He has developed a desire to create and instill in a new generation the Love of reading. Therefore this, the first book of many ideas is written with much hope for future dreamers Watch for the following adventures of Benji and Red in Currents of Change and Blue Water.