What’s your job?
I’m a writer. I write and publish books and stories for young readers and adults.I also manage the programming for my publishing company Yellow Rocket Media.
Where do you live?
I grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and now live in East Tennessee, where my wife grew up.
Do you have kids?
Yes, I have a grown stepson, named Sam.
What do you do for fun?
I love watching movies, reading, hiking, and camping. I also write and direct an independent film occasionally.
Where did you go to college?
I spent my freshman year at the University of New Mexico and finished my Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
What’s your favorite book?
“Cannery Row” by John Steinbeck
What’s your favorite movie?
There’s an ever-rotating top 5. Right now, “Fight Club” is in first place.
What’s your favorite video game?
“Bagman” (circa 1983): I dare you to find it!
What’s your favorite quote?
“The greater danger for most of us is not that our goals are too high and we miss them, but that they are too low and we reach them.”