Peter D Goodwin
Born in New Jersey, lived (mostly) in England until the age of eighteen; attended college in Virginia, travelled through Europe and Asia; taught at University in Thailand, elementary school in England, secondary school in Virginia; moved to New York. Worked as a short-order-cook, historian, furniture-mover, Bible-salesman, playwright. Lived one year in Russia learning the language and watched the Soviet System collapse. Moved to Maryland, bought a boat, writes poetry while providing succulent treats for deer, rodents, birds and insects.