Bachelor, Shippensburg State University. Postgraduate, Chapman College. Postgraduate, Bennington College.
Novelist, Houghton Mifflin Public, Inc., Boston, 1962-1964; screenwriter, United Artists Studios, Los Angeles, 1965; screenwriter, Paramount Studios, Los Angeles, 1966-1967, 70-74; screenwriter, Cinema Center Films, Los Angeles, 1969-1970; novelist, Harcourt, Brace and Jovanovich, New York City, 1975; independent screenwriter, various television movies-of-the-week, Los Angeles, 1975-1986; independent screenwriter, ABC, Los Angeles, since 1987.
Member Writers Guild American, Authors Guild, Academy Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
1 child, Arionna.