Bachelor, Wayne State University, 1961. Master of Social Work, Wayne State University, 1967.
Director public housing social services City of Detroit, 1968-1971. Broadcaster, producer American Broadcasting Company, Southfield, 1970-1975. Administrative director Highland Park (Michigan) Mental Health Center, 1975-1980.
Clinical director Calvin Welles Treatment Center, Detroit, 1981-1983. Clinical psychotherapist Metrotag Clinic, Livonia, 1983-1993. Free-lance writer, since 1990.
Contract research writer Gale Research, Farmington Hills, Michigan, since 1990. With United States Army Reserve, 1957-1960.
Board directors Wayne County (Michigan) Mental Health Board, Detroit, 1975—1980. Treasurer Greenbriar Co-operation Townhouses, Albuquerque, 1997—1999. Member of Poetry Society of America, American Mensa, Poetry Club New England (honorary).
Married Anita Simone Rodman, June 10, 1962 (divorced 1973). 1 child Alex Scott; married Edith Sharon Kissane, April 14, 1982.