Independent political journalist and science fiction author. Centrist in politics - conservative on most but not all government and economic issues, liberal on most but not all personal and social issues. Registered as an Independent voter, unaffiliated. Spiritual Universalist in religion. Past professions include electronics repair, parts inventory control, and motel management. Single, no children, parents deceased. Born 1956 in Wichita Kansas, lived in Norman Oklahoma since 2008.