Bachelor, University Texas, Arlington, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1991. Master of Arts, Texas Technology University, 1984.
Sports editor Grapevine (Texas) Sun, 1978-1980. Sports writer Waco (Texas) Tribune-Herald, 1980-1982. Sports writer, columnist Lubbock (Texas) Avalanche Journal, 1982-1984.
Associate professor School Mass Communications University São Paolo. Florida, Tampa, since 1989.
Member Association Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (head newspaper division 1996-1997), Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers Association, Tampa Bay Society Professional Journalists (treasurer since 1993), Horror Writers.