Worked with children for many years in education, recreation, and psychiatric health care settings. Enjoyed career(s) as management consultant, radio announcer/engineer, library specialist, editor, writer, and publisher. Graduate of Trinity College (Hartford, CT) and The University of Chicago. Founder of THE BLACK PHOENIX PRESS (Washington, DC). First baptised at 8-years old into Episcopal church. Presently, serves and worships as an independent Christian who observes 7th-day Sabbath.