Associate of Arts, Phoenix College, 1962. Bachelor of Science, Arizona State University, 1972. Master of Science, West Coast University, 1989.
Member technical staff Rockwell Autonetics, Anaheim, California. With California National Guard, 1955-1956, with United States Air Force, 1956-1960.
Host weekly fiction workshops, 1995—1996. Host weekly poetry workshops, 1996—2000. Founder South Bay Author's Coalition, 1996—2001.
Co-host poetry slam Poet's and Writers Magazine, Santa Monica, California, 1996. Co-founder Redondo Poets Collective, 1996—2001. Director poetry expo.
Aloud from the Heart, 1996. Member of West Coast University Alumni Association, University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association, Arizona State University Alumni Association, Aramco Brats, Pen United States of America West, Beyond Baroque Foundation, Southwest Manuscripters.
Married Antonia Almeida (divorced ). Children: Kimberly A., Jennifer A., Audrey M. Married Barbara Weeks (divorced 1979).