Mr. Brown earned his degree in Literature and Creative Writing from Salem College. He has worked as and editor for independent publishers Press 53 and TAN Books / St. Benedict Press. As a journalist, his writing has appeared in the Winston-Salem Journal, Triad City Beat, Gyrene Gazette, and the Columbus Daily News. As a professional author, his stories, poems and essays have appeared in numerous magazines and journals, and have been translated into Spanish and Portuguese. In his spare time he enjoys reading, writing, listening to music, and playing drums. Mr. Brown and his wife currently live in Winston-Salem, NC.