US Army from 1975 to 1979. Lots of school after, FSU 1980-90, University of Alabama 1990-96. BS Psychology (Minor Biology) FSU, 1990, MA Clinical Psychology, Alabama, 1994. Have worked just about every job imaginable, Therapist, Counselor, Restaurant Manager, Carpenter, Factory Maintenance, Nurseryman. Last steady job was with Department of Children and Families. Since March 2013 I have been a full time author, with 26 books on Amazon, and 120,000+ sales, mostly ebooks.