David A. Todd is the author of fiction and non-fiction, book-length and short pieces, serious and humorous. To date he has written and published three novels, one novella, five short stories, three non-fiction books, a professional essay, and has edited a public domain book of some 19th century articles.
In addition to those works, since beginning to write creatively more than eleven years ago, he continues to work on new items. He is almost finished with a new novel, a sequel to his baseball novel; have a new short story ready to publish; and will soon begin work on another novel and a non-fiction book to follow-up on one he’s already published. He has about twenty more books waiting their turn to escape from the gray cells to paper or pixels.
He has written a number of poems, with sonnets being his preferred form. Nine of these poems have been published. He has written a newspaper column (historical-political), feature articles for the local weekly, and is actively pursuing magazine freelancing. His work has appeared in nine print publications and two on-line publications.
David is a civil engineer by profession, a genealogist by avocation, an environmentalist by choice, and a writer by passion. He grew up in Rhode Island, where he attended public schools in Cranston and then the University of Rhode Island. In his adult life he has lived in Kansas City, Saudi Arabia, Asheboro North Carolina, Kuwait, and now northwest Arkansas since 1991. Along the way he acquired a love for history and poetry.
David can be reached at norman_d_gutter AT yahoo DOT com.