Bachelor, Butler University, 1961. Master of Arts, Eastern Michigan University, 1967.
Various teaching positions, Monroe, Michigan, 1964-1981. Freelance writer, since 1972. Book review editor, editorial writer Detroit News, 1981-1984.
Editorial writer San Diego Union, Tribune Public Company, since 1984.
Trustee Monroe County Library Board, 1974-1984, president, 1983-1984. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1961-1964. Member National Conference Editorial Writers.
Married Rosemary Miller, June 28, 1959. Children– Scott Alan, Gregory Leon, Jennifer Lyn.