From Coos Bay Oregon, originally. BS Oregon State University, MS Michigan State University in civil engineering. PE State of Ohio. Also freelance cartoonist, writer/artist of "Murphy's Manor" comic strip, other stories, and many fanzine illos. Received two awards from Gay & Lesbian Press Association and the Rotsler Award for cartooning. Have lived in Toledo, Ohio since 1979. Met partner John Widmer in 1983 and lived happily ever after.